Man dies during house fire in Bolton


HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Authorities are investigating after a man died during a house fire in Bolton. The incident happened in the 8200 block of West Northside Drive Tuesday night.

Investigators said firefighters found the body of a man at the scene. The Hinds County coroner identified the victim as Ricardo Edwards, 42.

According to authorities, other people were inside the home at the time of the fire. There’s no word on their conditions at this time.

The cause of fire is currently under investigation.

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