Man, 79, dies in North Side fire

January 20, 2012 8:15:27 AM PST
Fire investigators are searching for the cause of a deadly apartment fire that claimed the life of a 79-year-old man Thursday night.

The fire broke out in the 4600-block of North Beacon Street in the Sheridan Park neighborhood on the North Side.

The fire was contained to a single room.

Edward Fitzsimmons was pronounced dead at the scene after the fire broke out around 9:15 p.m.