One killed in Southfield house fire

Victim pronounced dead in hospital

Author: Derick Hutchinson, ClickOnDetroit.com
Published On: Feb 08 2014 12:57:15 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 08 2014 01:07:47 PM EST
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -

An 89-year old man was killed in an overnight house fire in the 18000 block of Onyx in Southfield.

The exact cause of the fire is unknown, but it is believed to have originated in the kitchen.

The victim was transported to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead from smoke inhalation. There were no other injuries in the incident.