1 dead after house fire in Bradenton

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Posted: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 9:13 am | Updated: 5:52 pm, Tue Feb 26, 2013.

BRDENTON, FL. - A man is dead after an early morning Bradenton house fire.

It happened Tuesday around 6 am at a home located at 6231 26th Street West.

62-year-old Gale Dollinger was inside the residence at the time of the fire and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was the only person in the house at the time of the fire.

The fire is under investigation by the Cedar Hammock Fire Department and the division of the State Fire Marshal.

At this time, it appears the fire was accidental.

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