1 dead in house fire south of Garner

— Officials said a young man died in a fire Wednesday morning that destroyed a home south of the Town of Garner.

The fire at the house at 1404 Porchlight Ct. started around 4 a.m., according to the fire department. Once it was determined safe, firefighters entered the house and found the victim in a bedroom.

Two other young males live in the home, too, but they were not in the house when the fire started.

,Officials said one man died in a fire that destroyed a home south of the Town of Garner.

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