Bloomington man dies in morning fire

By WEEK Producer

May 31, 2014 Updated Jun 2, 2014 at 9:43 AM CDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ill -- A Bloomington man is dead after a fire at his apartment complex.

Firefighters responded to 1003 Arlene Court around 8:30 Saturday morning. Firefighters found flames billowing out of an apartment window.

They quickly put out the blaze, and found the man unresponsive in his bedroom. He has been identified as 56-year old Derrick Garner.

Garner did have a serious medical condition that may have contributed to the situation.

An autopsy is set for Monday.

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