Authorities today announced that a male occupant rescued from a Cherry Hill house fire last month succumbed to his injuries.
Firefighters responded to 1013 Red Oak Drive for a report of a house fire on January 31, 2017.
Upon arrival, as crews worked on suppressing the fire, the Cherry Hill Fire Department found a male occupant inside the home. EMS treated the victim at the scene and transported him to a Philadelphia hospital where he was admitted.
According to authorities, the victim was pronounced deceased on Wednesday, February 8, 2017.
As this is an ongoing investigation, no further information will be released at this time.