The victim was an 84 year-old male, who lived in the home with his wife, daughter, and son in- law. The fire was knocked down at approximately 6:40 p.m., with the support of fire crews from Monrovia, Pasadena, South Pasadena, and Sierra Madre. In total, 6 engines, 2 trucks, and a paramedic unit responded to this event.
The fire was contained to one room inside the home. The cause is still under investigation. For additional information, please contact the Arcadia Fire Department at (626) 574-5100.