Man dies after being rescued from Hammond house fire

May 5, 2013 (HAMMOND, Ind.)

Roy Krieger, 85, and two others were pulled from the home in the 4200-block of Torrence Saturday afternoon.

Officials say Krieger was initially taken to the hospital without a pulse but was revived. However, they say he died from his injuries Saturday night.

An 11-year old boy and a 55-year-old were also taken to the hospital.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time.

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