Man dies after being pulled from burning home, Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office says

The origin and cause of the fire is unknown but an investigation is ongoing

Here's what we know

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A man died after fires crews pulled him from a burning home in north Houston Monday afternoon, authorities said.

Firefighters responded before 12:30 p.m. to the 4800 block of Otterbury Drive, near Aldine Mail Route Road and Mac Naughton Drive.

There they found two homes burning. Fire crews pulled one man from his house. Paramedics were administering CPR to the man when he was transported from the scene. He was later declared dead. No other injuries were reported.

The origin and cause of the fire is unknown but an investigation is ongoing, the Harris County Fire Marshal’s Office said.


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