Man Dies In House Fire

Victim Found Near Front Door

A man who was found near the front door of a burning home was pronounced dead shortly after the fire was discovered Monday afternoon.

The fire broke out at about 3 p.m. in the 2000 block of North Harding Street.

Firefighters found the body of a man believed to be in his 60s just inside the front door of the home. The victim was taken to Wishard Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The house was heavily damaged. Investigators weren't yet sure what sparked the blaze.