One dead after overnight house fire in Huntsville

One dead after overnight house fire in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Authorities in Huntsville were called to the scene of a house fire around 1 a.m. Saturday.

It took firefighters approximately 20 minutes to put out the blaze at 1826 Rideout Dr.

The victim has been identified as 76-year-old William Arthur Lamb. Foul play is not suspected, though an autopsy is pending.

The home is a total loss.

Officials are still working to determine the cause of the fire.

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