By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Fire struck a house Saturday evening in the Rancho Park area of Los Angeles and firefighters found a man dead inside.

The fire was reported at 8:37 p.m. at 10544 W. Louisiana Avenue, said the Los Angeles Fire Department’s Brian Humphrey.

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Flames were showing when 26 firefighters arrived at the single-story, 1,418-square-foot house, Humphrey said.

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“During fire attack, they discovered one adult male within the home beyond medical help,” he said.

The flames were out in 22 minutes, he said.

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