1 dead in overnight fire near Lamb, Charleston


LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — At approximately 1:20 a.m., the Clark County Fire Department (CCFD) responded to a report of a fire at 1341 Arlee Court, near Lamb and Charleston boulevards. 

Upon arrival, firefighters reported a house with a large amount of smoke and flame coming from the home. Firefighters initially made an offensive attack, but as they made their way further into the home they became aware that the fire had extended through the attic. 

Based on this information, the commander pulled crews out to fight the fire defensively from the exterior. The fire was knocked down at a reported time of 2:40 a.m. and shortly after firefighters located one adult victim dead inside the home.

The fire is under investigation. 

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