April 20, 2014
HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) - Firefighters who responded to an overnight house fire in Henderson say they found a man and a woman dead inside.
Authorities say a citizen driving by the house on Armstrong Circle called 911 about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Crews say they were able to put the fire out in a matter of minutes. They found the two bodies when they went inside.
The names of the victims and an exact cause of death haven't yet been released.
Investigators say the fire started in the living room, but they haven't determined an exact cause.
Henderson spokeswoman Kathleen Richards says the house is located in an older part of town, near Burkholder Boulevard and Center Street. Damage is estimated at $50,000.
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