Man killed in Binghampton house fire

Published: Sep. 26, 2016 at 1:31 AM CDT|Updated: Sep. 26, 2016 at 9:23 AM CDT
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - One person was killed in a house fire in Binghampton Sunday morning.

Fire crews were called to the 900 block of Faxon Avenue around 1:10 a.m. to find the two-story home burning.

Firefighters spent nearly an hour working to put the fire out.

Fire crews found an unresponsive adult man in the bedroom. Crews performed CPR on the man, but were unable to revive him.

Memphis Fire Department said the home did not have a working smoke alarm and the fire began in the bedroom area. The cause of the fire is unknown.

MFD estimated the total damage to be $103,000.

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