A man died after his home caught fire in northeast Houston Saturday morning, authorities said.
According to the Houston Fire Department, they responded to a house fire on Lavender Street around 11 a.m.
Upon arrival, firefighters were able to rescue the man from the house but he later died at the hospital.
HFD Arson is investigating a Fire Fatality in NE Houston - Fire Crews rescued one victim from the house who later expired at the hospital. pic.twitter.com/cHFLJqkMWr— Houston Fire Dept (@cohoustonfire) July 1, 2017
HFD Arson is now investigating the incident.