49-year-old man killed in house fire

49-year-old man killed in house fire

Firefighters say a 49-year-old man is killed in a house fire on the city's east side.

It happened just after Noon on Friday at 1759 East 33rd Street in Cleveland.

The victim, Yanwen Mei, was on the 2nd floor of a two family house.

EMS crews rushed him to Metro, where he died.

Firefighters say the house had no working smoke detectors.

Firefighters also want to remind everybody, when you turn your clock back Saturday, change the batteries in your smoke detector!

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