West Oak Lane man dies in fire

Posted: March 04, 2012

A 58-year-old man was killed early Sunday in a blaze in a home in the city's West Oak Lane neighborhood, police said.

The blaze broke out around 3:34 a.m. on the 7100 block of North 18th Street. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene at 3:45 a.m. His identity was not released.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this point, authorities said.


Contact Darran Simon at 856-779-3829 or dsimon@phillynews.com.

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