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: 6 Pedestrians Hit By Driver While Leaving Chester Church, Police Say
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: 21-Year-Old Dead, 2 Injured During Saturday Night Shootings Across Philadelphia
An autopsy is scheduled for today.
State fire investigators are on the scene searching for the fire’s origin and cause.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Kicks Off First Parade Celebrating All Winter Holidays Following First Omicron COVID Case
The investigation continues.