By CBSLA Staff

HARBOR CITY (CBSLA) – Authorities Sunday were attempting to determine the cause of death of a person who died in a house fire.

The fire ignited about 8:30 p.m. Friday at a home in the 26300 block of South Western Avenue in Harbor City, according to firefighters.

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The victim’s cause of death has not yet been determined, nor had the person’s name been released.

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The person was removed from the home by firefighters, transported to a hospital, and later died there.

The house and garage were cluttered inside, fire authorities said.

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