Man found dead after Amarillo fire

Newschannel 10

Amarillo, Texas - A man is dead and another severely burned after a garage apartment fire in Amarillo.

Firefighters and police were called out to 400 South Maryland just after 9:30 Thrusday night.  A detached garage was on fire.

They say they found a man dead and a man with multiple burns, 45-year-old Romulo Trevino, who was taken to the hospital.

Police say the homeowners had allowed two people to stay in the garage during the extreme cold weather.

The cause of death and the identity of the man is not yet known.

Special crimes is investigating.