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Man in his 90s dies in L.A. house fire; no smoke alarms found
Man in his 90s dies in L.A. house fire; no smoke alarms found

A fire tore through an Exposition Park home Tuesday, injuring one firefighter and killing the homeowner, Los Angeles fire officials said. The blaze began about 10:43 a.m. in a single-story home in the 1500 block of West 36th Place, said fire department spokesman Bryan Humphrey. As crews entered the home to battle the blaze, one firefighter burned his leg. ------------ FOR THE RECORD July 29, 1:24 p.m.: An earlier version of this post said it was the 15th fire fatality in Los Angeles this year. It was the 16th. ------------ Firefighters who fought their way to the front of the home from the rear found an unconscious person on the floor. LAFD Capt. Jamie Moore said the person who died...

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