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Man pulled from Moncrief house fire pronounced dead

Crews pulled the man from the fire and rushed him to a local hospital with severe burns and smoke inhalation, JFRD said. He later died at the hospital.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — One man is dead after he was pulled from a house fire that broke out in Moncrief Monday night, according to the Jacksonville Fire and Rescue Department.

Firefighters were dispatched to the home in the 4400 block of Moncrief Road at 10:23 p.m. Crews pulled the man from the fire and rushed him to a local hospital with severe burns and smoke inhalation, JFRD said. He was later pronounced dead.

The man is described as being older and had lived alone.  

JFRD reported the fire is under control as of 10:47 p.m. Fire marshal was called to the scene to investigate the cause of the blaze.