House fire in Oklahoma City leaves man dead, cause sought

June 2, 2019

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Investigators say a house fire in Oklahoma City has claimed the life of a man whose body was discovered inside the burned structure.

The Oklahoma City Fire Department says authorities are trying to determine what started Saturday afternoon’s blaze.

The department tweeted that most of the fire was contained to one room. The victim’s body was discovered when firefighters brought the blaze under control and were able to search the residence.

Authorities say two dogs were also found dead in the fire-damaged house.

Officials didn’t immediately release the name of the man who died.

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