One dead following fire at home on Leer Street

One person was taken to the hospital when a fire broke out at a home in the 2100 block of Leer Street in South Bend Thursday afternoon.

The fire happened just after 1 p.m.

The resident who was transported to the hospital died, according to the fire chief.

The fire was extinguished a short time after firefighters arrived.

It remains under investigation.

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