1 Person Dead in North Charlotte House Fire


by WCCB Charlotte

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- One person has died in a house fire in North Charlotte, according to fire officials.

Firefighters were called to the home in the 5100 block of Poplar Springs Road around 12:30 Wednesday afternoon. It took 27 firefighters about 15 minutes to control the fire.

A dog also died in the fire.

A task force made up of the Charlotte Fire Department, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police, ATF and the SBI is investigating the cause.

WCCB has a crew on the scene. Check back here for more information.


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