A man was found dead inside a home where a fire had broken out this evening on the Southwest Side. The victim, in his mid 40s, was found dead inside a single family home in the 8500 block of South Knox Avenue.
The man was found during a search of the burning home and it was not clear if the fire is the cause of his death.The fire department learned of the fire at 5:22 p.m. and Engine No. 64 was on the scene in three minutes, according to the fire department.
Crews extinguished the fire by 5:45 p.m
Kenneth Jurinek, 46, was pronounced dead at 6:16 p.m. at Little Company of Mary Hospital and Health Care Center