Fire at 512 Blaine Street

NORFOLK - A man's body was found inside a home in Norfolk after a fire at the residence Friday morning.

According Norfolk Police Captain Mike Bauer, a postal worker was walking by the house at 512 Blaine Street and saw smoke.

The postal worker called 911, and firefighters encountered a fire and heavy smoke upon arriving at the scene.

Firefighters had to cut through the roof and an exterior wall to put out the fire.

Bauer said authorities are working to identify next of kin.

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