DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) — A house fire has turned fatal Friday morning, according to the Decatur Police Department.
Around 3 a.m., officers responded to a home in the 900-block of 4th Avenue Southeast after seeing smoke coming from the house. When they got closer, they found the house in flames.
Three people were able to escape the home, with two being taken to the hospital and the third transported to the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) for treatment.
One male was found dead inside the house, according to authorities.
Morgan County Coroner Jeff Chunn confirmed with News 19 that he was called to the scene.
As of 1 p.m., Fire Marshal Jason Jones told News 19 that no foul play was suspected but the cause is still undetermined.
The Red Cross was notified and is helping the residents.
All units were cleared from the scene around 9:30 a.m.