Richmond officials investigate house fire

February 12, 2014 10:58:21 PM PST
Both the Richmond Police and Richmond Fire departments are investigating a house fire that took the life of a man Tuesday night.

It happened around 5:30 p.m. on the 400 South 23rd Street.

Authorities say the man died while trying to escape the fire.

The fire department say it appears to have been started by an electrical short.