Man dies in Ft. Mohave fire

FORT MOHAVE - An elderly man living alone at a residence in Fort Mohave was killed in a house fire Wednesday.

According to Mohave County Sheriff's spokeswoman Trish Carter, a house fire in the 4500 block of Calle Ranchita erupted at about 2 p.m.

Sheriff's investigators joined fire investigators from Mohave Valley, Fort Mohave and Bullhead City.

The fire completely destroyed the home, according to Carter, and the man's body was inside.

The man's identity will be withheld until next of kin is notified.

The fire remains under investigation.