BALTIMORE (WJZ) — One person is dead following an early morning house fire in Baltimore city.
Firefighters responded to a two-story rowhome in the 3500 block of East Fairmount Avenue around 1:30 a.m.READ MORE: 7 Shot, Including 5 Teenagers, In West Baltimore Friday Night
When they arrived, they could see smoke and fire showing from the second floor. As firefighters put ut the blaze, they found an unconcious person on the second floor.READ MORE: ‘We Want To Prevent This From Happening Again’ Witnesses Describe Deadly Collision Between Fire Truck And Dirt Bike Rider In Baltimore As Advocates Call For Solutions
The victim was pronounced dead on scene.MORE NEWS: 'It's Ridiculous': Drivers React To Increase In Gas Prices
The cause of death will be determined by the medical examiner’s office and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.