Officials identify victim of deadly Cicero house fire

Cicero Fire on Ladd Road between Bartell Road and Pine Lake Path

Officials said a 76-year-old man has died in a fire in Cicero Tuesday afternoon.

Cicero Police say Albert Burlingame was killed in a fire that ripped through his home on Ladd Road between Bartell Road and Pine Lake Path.

According to officials the man was the only one home at the time and the fire was called in by someone walking by.

Police say the cause of the fire is still under investigation. There have been no indications or findings of foul play, police said.

Police said there were no smoke detectors in the home.

A previous version of this article indicated the victim was 70 years old. Police have since clarified the victim is 76, not 70.

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