Elderly man killed in Texarkana house fire
BOWIE COUNTY, Texas (KSLA) - An elderly Bowie County, Texas man is dead after a house fire early Monday morning (Feb. 14).
The Bowie County Sheriff’s Office says dispatch got the call just before 12:30 a.m. about a house fire in the 7000 block of Highway 59 S. Deputies got there and found the house engulfed in flames.
When deputies opened the front door, they found a man lying on the floor. CPR was administered, but the man died from his injuries.
The man has been identified as Floyd Glenn Rush, 74, of Texarkana.
Officials said no one else was home at the time of the fire. An autopsy will be performed.
Foul play is not suspected.
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