Temple Hills fire claims one fatality
A man has died as a result of a fire Saturday morning in Temple Hills.
Officials from the Prince George’s County Fire/EMS Department said the blaze occurred about 5:30 a.m. in the 2700 block of Fairlawn Street.
Firefighters found a fire in a two-story, brick-style, single-family dwelling.
Firefighters made an aggressive interior attack and during their searches found a man inside. Medical personnel provided life support and transported the patient to an area hospital in critical condition. The man has since died.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Officials have not released the name of the victim.