HOUSE FIRE: Man Killed In Morning Fire

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

An early morning fire claimed the life of an Eastern Iowa man.

Investigators say the home in Peosta was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived around 5 a.m. Thursday.

Authorities say 84-year old Leonard Behnke was killed in the fire.

Investigators are still investigating how the fire started.