Written by AARON CASTREJON
WALNUT - One person was found dead and another was injured in a house fire Saturday.
A firefighter was also injured and required hospitalization. First responders were sent to the 19000 block of East Conway Springs Lane around 1:50 p.m., according to Craig Little of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
Heavy fire was observed on the second floor towards the back of the house.
Within 10 minutes of being dispatched, firefighters learned that there was at least one victim somewhere in the house. The victim was located and transported to a hospital, Little told SGV CityWatch.
A homicide investigator with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department arrived to assume investigation of the death.
Cause investigators with County Fire are also on scene.
Conway Springs Lane between Braes River Drive and Heaton Moor Drive remains closed for an unknown duration.