Man, 74, Dies in Fire at Los Angeles Apartment for Seniors

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fire officials say a 74-year-old man died after flames swept through an apartment unit for seniors at a Los Angeles high-rise.

City fire spokeswoman Margaret Stewart says the blaze late Monday was contained to the victim's apartment on the third floor of the 16-story building in the Koreatown area. He died at the scene.

No other injuries are reported.

Several residents were evacuated.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.