Fire ignites a home, neighbor dies trying to get out

EAST PRICE HILL (FOX19) - Cincinnati Fire officials are investigating the cause of a house fire in East Price Hill.

The fire ignited on the second floor of the home in the 800 block of Terry St. just before 12 p.m. on Wednesday.

Police say no one was home at the time of the fire, but the next door neighbor may have had some sort of medical problem as he tried to get out of his home. The neighbor was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Police have not yet identified the man.

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