Man dies of injuries suffered in Memphis fire

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Officials have identified a 42-year-old man who died after a house fire in Memphis.

The Memphis Fire Department says Gary Vaughn was found Saturday in the bedroom of a burned home that was thought to be vacant.

Vaughn was taken to a hospital in critical condition with burns to his legs, but he later died. The cause of death was smoke inhalation.

Fire officials say the cause of the fire is under investigation.


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