One dead after house fire on Sarah Avenue in Chico, identified

Chico Fire Department has identified the man who died Saturday night in a house fire on Sarah Ave.

Posted: Dec 1, 2019 11:55 AM
Updated: Dec 2, 2019 5:10 PM

CHICO, Calif. - Chico Fire Department has identified the man who died Saturday night in a house fire on Sarah Ave.

Chico Fire said 56-year-old Kenneth Herfi from Chico, was pronounced dead on the scene after fire crews searched the area.

Fire crews reported heavy fire from the front of the house when they arrived on the scene around 11:50 p.m.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

There were no other reported injuries. 

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