Man dies in Akron house fire

Man dies in Akron house fire

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A man was killed in a house fire Friday morning.

Crews were called to the home in the 900 block of Georgia Avenue around 7:20 a.m.

When firefighters arrived at the scene, they found the house fully engulfed in flames.

The deceased was later found in the living room of the residence. His name has not been released yet.

Other people were inside the home at the time of the fire, but were able to escape safely.

The cause remains under investigation.

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