Elderly man dies after being rescued from North St. Louis house fire

News
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS – An elderly man died after a fire at his home in north St. Louis early Thursday morning.

Firefighters responded to the home in the 3800 block of North 27th and Bremen Avenue just after 2:00 a.m.

The one-story brick house was well insulated causing heavy smoke inside the structure.

Neighbors told firefighters that there was an elderly man still inside of the home.

He was rushed to a local hospital where he later passed away.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

More details will be posted as this story develops.

 

FOX 2 Newsletters

Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.

Popular

Latest News

More News