Firefighters find man dead at northeast Ohio house fire


AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say firefighters found a 69-year-old man dead inside a northeastern Ohio home that burned.

The fire broke out just after 4 a.m. Friday in Akron. Officials say fire crews arrived to find a home fully engulfed in flames and eventually found the man dead inside the house.

Authorities didn’t immediately identify the victim.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.