Man dies in house fire

Jesse Crittenden / The Transcript

Police tape surrounds the house at 501 Trenton Road. A fire occurred at the house around 6:43 a.m. on Wednesday morning, killing one person.

A man died during a house fire on Trenton Road in western Norman Wednesday morning, according to reports from the Norman Police and Fire departments.

The police and fire departments responded to reports of a house fire at 501 Trenton Road at 6:43 a.m. Wednesday. At the scene, officials discovered a man was in the house at the time of the fire. The man, who had not been identified late Thursday afternoon, died due to injuries sustained during the fire.

The Norman Police Department reported no one else was in the house at the time of the fire, and no other injuries have been reported.

The police and fire departments launched a joint investigation that is ongoing. The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.

Recommended for you