Elderly man found dead in Dallas house fire

At 6:54pm this evening, Dallas firefighters were called to a home in the 2600 block of Hudspeth Avenue for a reported structure fire. First-arriving units reported a home was fully involved with flames.

Witnesses at the scene reported that an individual may be trapped inside. Firefighters immediately deployed hose and made entry into the house to rescue the individual. As they were searching the house, firefighters located an unresponsive elderly man. He was rescued from the burning home, but determined to be deceased as a result of the fire.

Two remaining residents, an adult man and female, were uninjured. The American Red Cross is assisting them.

The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time.