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Man killed in Thousand Oaks house fire

ABC7 Eyewitness News HD covering Los Angeles and Southern California.

January 7, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
One man was killed and his sister was hospitalized in critical condition by a house fire in Thousand Oaks early Friday morning.It happened on the 1300 block of Avenida de Los Arboles.

Firefighters got the call at 12:44 a.m.

It took 45 minutes to knock down the flames.

The man's body was found inside the house.

His sister was rescued and taken to Los Robles Hospital and Medical Center.

The cause of the fire was under investigation.