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Firefighters discover body after Wimauma blaze

WIMAUMA — Firefighters found a body inside a burned house Tuesday night.

Flames were engulfing the house at 20511 Keene Road when Hillsborough County Fire Rescue arrived to douse the fire just after 5 p.m.

Hours later, the charred remains were discovered inside the home during an investigation, said Deputy Larry McKinnon, a sheriff's spokesman.

The age and gender of the person were not released, nor was it clear that the person had died as a result of the fire.

Firefighters discover body after Wimauma blaze 11/30/10 [Last modified: Tuesday, November 30, 2010 10:16pm]

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