Elderly Montgomery Man Dead After Early Morning House Fire

house-fire-dec-3An early Saturday morning fire claimed the life of an elderly man in Montgomery.

Montgomery fire crews were called out to the 4000 block of South Court Street around 4:00 a.m.

They found a single story house with visible smoke and flames.

It only took 13 minutes to put out the blaze, but firefighters found an elderly man dead inside the home.

Authorities say it looked like he succumbed to smoke inhalation.

Fire officials are still investigating the cause.

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