ATLANTA -- Fire officials confirm that an elderly man was found dead after a residential fire in southwest Atlanta, late Wednesday.
A Atlanta Fire Rescue spokesperson said the fire was reported in the 4300 block of Kimball Road Southwest at a split-level home. Crews found the man deceased in the lower level of the home.
Officials said other family members made it out of the home safely. The cause is still under investigation. The name of the victim has not yet been released.
Atlanta Fire crews on scene of a residential fire w/ 1 confirmed fatality. 4300 Block of Kimball Rd. Investigators enroute.— Atlanta Fire Rescue (@ATLFireRescue) April 13, 2017