Man dies in Alimos house fire


A 57-year-old man was found dead in his home in the southern Athenian suburb of Alimos following a fire in the early hours of Friday.

Firefighters found the man unconscious and having sustained very serious burns inside the living room of his home on Filellinon Street.

The Fire Service said the house fire started at 3.15 a.m. for unknown reasons, and has begun an investigation.