Sacto 9-1-1
September 20, 2013
Apartment fire claims life of Sacramento man

A man pulled from a burned-out Sacramento apartment Friday morning by firefighters has died.

The fire in the 600 block of Bowles Street was reported about 1:40 a.m. Firefighters from a nearby station extinguished the blaze and found the man in a bedroom.

He was transported by ambulance to UC Davis Medical Center where he was declared dead, Assistant Chief Scott Williams said.

The victim's name has not been released.

Cause of the fire near El Camino Avenue and Del Paso Boulevard is being investigated.

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