Ben Russell, NBC 5 News
Two people were taken to the hospital Wednesday night after a house fire in north Dallas, one person did not survive.
One person was killed in a fire in North Dallas late Wednesday night.
A fire broke out at a home on the 10300-block of Mosscrest Drive sometime after 10 p.m.
Flames were shooting through the roof of the home when firefighters arrived.
Crews found a man and woman unconscious in the home. The two were taken by ambulance to Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas. Both were reportedly in critical condition.
The owner of the home, 79-year-old George Molhusen, died shortly after arrival at the hospital.
Fire crews said they think the fire was burning for a quite some time before anyone called 911.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
NBC 5's Amanda Guerra and Ben Russell contributed to this report.