FORT WORTH -- A 54-year-old man was found dead on the living room floor of his apartment Wednesday night by firefighters responding to a fire call, a fire captain said.
The man's identity was not immediately released. The one-alarm fire started inside the man's apartment and was confined there, fire Capt. David Coble said.
The call from the Sun Ridge Apartments at 6612 South Freeway was received at 9 p.m. The first firefighters arrived at 9:04 p.m. and extinguished the fire quickly, Coble said.
The cause of the man's death and the cause of the fire were under investigation Wednesday night, he said.
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