Man in his 20s dead after Hamilton house fire: police

Hamilton Ontario police cruiser

Hamilton police say a man is dead after he was found at the scene of a house fire on Wednesday night.

Police say officers responded shortly after 8 p.m. to a house fire on Traymore Avenue, close to McMaster University.

They say firefighters found a man in his 20s without vital signs inside the house.

He was later pronounced dead at the hospital.

Police and the fire marshal are investigating.