TOWNSEND, Del., (CBS) — The Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating a deadly fire in Townsend, New Castle County.
The State Fire Marshal says the fire was reported shortly before 6 a.m. Tuesday in the 100 block of Pine Tree Road.READ MORE: More Than 40 Restaurants Dishing Up Delicious Deals During Burlington County Restaurant Week
According to the Fire Marshal, the fire was discovered inside a camper on the property. One person was found deceased inside the camper, according to the Fire Marshal.READ MORE: 'An Unbelievable Friend': Football Coach Remembers 12-Year-Old Tyler Norton, Killed In Pottstown House Fire
An autopsy is scheduled for today.
State fire investigators are on the scene searching for the fire’s origin and cause.MORE NEWS: Open For Business: Bussinger Trains Uses Pandemic To Take On New Direction
The investigation continues.