Northwest Ohio man dies in house fire

Posted by Nick Dutton - email

FORT JENNINGS, OH (WTOL) - A northwest Ohio man is dead after a fire broke out in his home. It happened Friday night in Fort Jennings in Putnam County.

Fire investigators say when they arrived the house was fully engulfed.

After they extinguished the fire, they found 20-year-old Michael Pollack in a downstairs bedroom.

He was rushed to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

An investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.