House Fire Kills Man, Injures 2 Firefighters


A 70-year-old man died in a house fire on Lenox Street and East Jefferson on Detroit's east side Thursday morning.

The man was trapped in a back bedroom on the first floor of the home.

Investigators are trying to determine the cause of the fire.

The fire started on the first floor of the home.

Two firefighters were injured while battling the blaze, but they're both expected to be OK.

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