One Person Killed in Morning House Fire

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - One person was killed in a house fire early Monday morning.

The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office and the Lakemore Fire Department are investigating the fire.

Just after 1:20 a.m. Monday, officers from the Springfield Township Police Department and the Lakemore Fire Department responded to a residence in the 2500 block of Frank Street in Lakemore and discovered it fully engulfed in flames.

Firefighter's made entry into the residence and discovered the victim lying in a first floor bedroom deceased.

The victim has not been positively identified at this time.

The victim was pronounced dead at 03:57 a.m.

An autopsy has been scheduled for later Monday

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