A house fire killed a man near Chattaroy late Wednesday night.
A smoke alarm alerted firefighters around 10:20 p.m. on East Chattaroy Road. Crews found fire spreading when they arrived.
Firefighters said two people were already out of the home when crews arrived but another was still inside. That 42-year-old man was killed. Authorities said he was in a part of the home where the fire burned the most intensely.
The victim’s identity was not immediately released.
Investigators said the fire did not appear to be suspicious.