Citrus County mobile home fire leaves one person dead

CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. -- A fire broke out at a mobile home located at River Bend Rd. around 12:00 PM on Oct. 5, 2016. 

When Citrus Sheriff Fire Rescue responded, 75% of the mobile home was already engulfed in flame. One person who had been sleeping escaped through a window and attempted to save another person. The flames did not allow him to save the victim. 

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the other person was transported to a local hospital. The State Fire Marshal is doing a further investigation to identify the victim and the reason of the fire.

Stay with 10News for further details. 

(© 2016 WTSP)


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