DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A man was killed early Friday morning in a house fire in south Dallas. Flames were first reported at around 3:00 a.m. in the 6700 block of Keswick Drive, near Hampton Road.
Firefighters arrived at the one-story residence to find the home fully involved. Crews were initially forced to attack the blaze defensively because the situation was deemed dangerous. After the flames had died down and the intensity level dropped, firefighters were able to enter the home.READ MORE: State Fair Taking Extra Measures To Keep Guests Safe
That is when they discovered the body of an adult male. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the fire is now under investigation.READ MORE: Officials: Man Suspected Of Making Threats Against Texas Lawmakers Arrested
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