BALTIMORE (WJZ)– Fire crews in Baltimore city responded to a deadly fire early Monday morning.
According to fire officials, crews responded to a house around 3 a.m. in the 1200 block of Augusta Avenue near Leakin Park. They found the body of an unidentified man in a first-floor front room. He has been identified only as a 63-year-old manREAD MORE: Some Marylanders Plan To Take Precautions As COVID-19 Positivity Rate Rises Above 3 Percent
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Just before 3am, FFs battled a fire in the 1200blk of N Augusta Ave. Once FFs began extinguishing the fire, they located an adult male on the first floor. The cause is under investigation & the Medical Examiner’s Office will identify the cause of death. pic.twitter.com/uk4I5IBmma
— Baltimore Fire (@BaltimoreFire) July 12, 2021
They got the fire under control around 4:30 a.m.
They found the body of an unidentified man inside.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.MORE NEWS: Prayer Vigil To Be Held Monday For Two Children Found Dead In Car Trunk In Essex
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