Firefighters got a report of trees on fire at about 10:40 p.m. Monday. When they got to the scene, they found a two-story home on fire.
There was a real threat of flames spreading to nearby homes.
A 51-year-old woman was able to escape, but a 58-year-old man was found dead on the upper floor of the home.
Two cats also died in the fire.
The fire was under investigation.