ALLENTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — A 78-year-old man is dead after a fire ripped through a home in Allentown. The flames broke out around 10 p.m. Wednesday on the 2700 block of Tilgham Street.
Eyewitness News is told the fire quickly grew to two alarms.READ MORE: Seven New Laws Boost Protection For Sexual Assault Victims In New Jersey
Crews placed the flames under control just before 10:30 p.m.
Officials say 78-year-old Richard Bold was pronounced dead at 10:35 p.m.
There is no information on what sparked the fire at this time.READ MORE: Danelo Cavalcante Arrested After Killing Ex-Girlfriend In Front Of Her Children, Police Say
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