One person was killed in a 2-alarm fire in a Walnut Creek home on Friday night, according to firefighters.
One resident of the home on Hilltop Crescent was reported to be trapped upstairs, Contra Costa County firefighters said.
There was heavy smoke and flames coming from the second floor at about 9:45 p.m. and a second alarm was requested, firefighters said.
The fire department said later that a victim was found dead inside.
The victim’s identity hasn’t been released at this time.