New Orleans, La. - A one-alarm fire killed a 44 year-old man in the Uptown area Thursday morning.
It happened around 3a.m. in the 8300 block of Oak Street. The building is next door to Jaques-Imo's Restaurant.
Investigators say it was an accident caused by smoking.
Authorities say the victim was in a second story apartment.
His identity has not released his identity.