Two elderly men were killed in a fire that blazed in San Francisco's Excelsior neighborhood early this morning, a fire dispatcher said.
The fire was reported at 181 Vienna St., near John McLaren Park, at 3:34 a.m. Firefighters managed to extinguish the fire at 4:11 a.m., according to a fire dispatcher.
Furnishing, food products, cans and other debris hampered rescuers' efforts in recovering the bodies.
NBC Bay Area has a crew en route to the scene.