Man pulled from fire in RV by neighbors dies

TAMPA, Fla. - Neighbors helped save a man from a burning RV Saturday evening.  The man was in his camper at the 8443 Manatee Bay Drive in Tampa.

Hillsborough County Fire Rescue crews arrived at the camper to find the RV engulfed in flames.

The owner of the camper, Elfton Mace,  was found inside the trailer suffering from serious burns. Several neighbors attempted to pull the man from the RV. One girl was able to rescue the Mace's dog.

Mace suffered severe burns and was airlifted to Tampa General Hospital.  He later died from his injuries

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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