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86-year-old man dies in Watts house fire

September 19, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
An 86-year-old man died in a house fire in Watts on Sunday afternoon.The fire broke out about 8 a.m. on the 800 block of East 91st Street.

Firefighters were able to knock out the flames in about 14 minutes. But when they searched the home, they found the man who was not breathing.

The victim's name has not yet been released.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

Firefighters said there was no smoke detector in the home.