One person dead in NW DC fire

(WJLA) - One person is dead after a fire in Northwest D.C. Thursday morning.

The fire broke out at a rowhome in the 4600 block of 4th street at about 5:30 a.m. Neighbors say an elderly couple lives at the home, but that has not been confirmed.

Firefighters were able to put the fire out in a short time. Investigators are still looking for a cause.