Man dies in St. Louis County house fire

4 years 7 months 1 week ago Monday, November 23 2015 Nov 23, 2015 Monday, November 23, 2015 7:36:04 AM CST November 23, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

BRECKENRIDGE HILLS (AP) — The St. Louis County bomb and arson unit is investigating a fatal house fire in Breckenridge Hills.

The fire broke out about 3 a.m. Sunday. Firefighters pulled a man in his 50s from the burning home. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victim's name has not been released.

Community Fire Protection District Battalion Chief Jim Loehrer told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the fire apparently began in the rear exterior of the home.

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