One dead in Fulton County house fire

One dead in Fulton County house fire

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ATLANTA, Ga. -

A man was pulled from a house fire overnight in southwest Atlanta but did not survive his injuries, officials confirm. 

The fire happened at a home on Lawton Avenue.

Fire rescue officials say they did attempt to revive the man at the scene, but were unsuccessful. The victim's name is being withheld pending notification of family.

Neighbors tell FOX5 the victim lived in the home alone, with a pet.

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