Firefighters tonight have found the human remains believed to be those of an elderly man who lived in a Mt. Washington home that was engulfed in flames tonight, according to an early report from the L.A. Fire Department. The remains were discovered after firefighters knocked down the blaze at about 10:30 p.m. in the one-story home in the 500 block of W Avenue 44. No further details were available at this time.
* Update: KTLA reports that the victim, who was living in pack rat conditions, was believed to be in his 90s and a World War II veteran.YouTube video by Beau Daignault was shot from across the Arroyo Seco