Late Night House Fire, Death Under Investigation

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ESCAMBIA COUNTY, FL (WKRG) The Escambia County, Florida Sheriff’s Office is investigating a death discovered by fire crews responding to a house fire late Monday night.

Authorities say a fire was reported in the 1900 block of West Detroit Boulevard at 10:19 Monday night.

When fire crews arrived they saw flames coming from the front door.

While fighting the fire, crews discovered a person who was deceased.  Authorities say the fire does not appear to be the cause of death.

Investigators with the Escambia County Sheriff’s office and the State Fire Marshall are investigating.

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