BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — The body of an elderly man has been found following an apartment fire in Mississippi.
Biloxi Fire Chief Joe Boney confirmed to news outlets that the man's body was found inside a bedroom at the Westwick Apartments around noon Monday. Boney says responding firefighters found heavy smoke in the bedroom, and discovered the body after extinguishing the fire.
Boney says the fire was limited to a single apartment. Its cause remains under investigation.
- Elderly man's body found after Mississippi apartment fire
- Missing Mississippi man's body found in lake
- Man's body found in Mississippi lake
- Body found in Pearl River in Mississippi
- Authorities identify body found in Mississippi creek
- Police: Man's body found in ditch off Mississippi road
- Body of missing man found in Pearl River in Mississippi
- Body found near Mississippi home may be missing Arkansas man
- 3 arrested after body of Mississippi man found in freezer
- Police: Man's body found behind vacant Mississippi building