A 18 year old man has been killed in a fire Monday in a side yard at a home in Pendleton. The man has yet to be identified and was treated at the scene before transported to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead. A witness told police her 8 year old son told her that "a man was on fire across the street" and she called police according to news reports. She also said her son saw smoke and heard a man moaning in the fire.

The fire is still under investigation by Pendelton Police and the Oregon State Police Arson Unit.