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One dead after fire destroys Tampa mobile home

TAMPA — One person died early Friday morning after fire destroyed a Tampa mobile home.

The fire was in the Tropicana Mobile Home Park, 11123 N Nebraska Ave., according to Tampa Fire Rescue.

When officials arrived at 3:11 a.m., the fire had engulfed the mobile home. Firefighters searched the home and found a dead person, whose identity has not been released. No other injuries were reported.

The Arson Task Force investigated and determined that the fire was accidental, caused by unattended cooking.

One dead after fire destroys Tampa mobile home 03/01/13 [Last modified: Friday, March 1, 2013 3:45pm]
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