Fatal Fire in Providence

A deadly fire in Providence.

Firefighters arrived on Woodman Street just after 2:30a.m. Friday to find a house full of smoke and a fire in the basement.

The flames were quickly under control and they rescued two people, a 61 year old man and an elderly woman.

He died at the hospital, she is still being treated.

The fire chief says there were no working smoke detectors in the building.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.