STEWART, OHIO: Authorities say a 73-year-old man has been killed in a fire at his southeast Ohio mobile home.

Athens County Sheriff Pat Kelly said the fire was reported at 2:39 a.m. Thursday in Stewart, a small community east of the city of Athens. He said the Rome Township volunteer fire department has requested help from the state fire marshalís office.

The victimís name hasnít been released and no other details were immediately available.