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Person found dead in a house fire in Brooksville

Posted at 10:39 PM, Aug 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-11 22:39:50-04

Person dies after a house fire in Brooksville. Fire rescue crews responded to a report of a house fire at 821 Twigg Street at about 7:15 p.m. Sunday.

Fire rescue crews with Brooksville Fire Rescue and Hernando Fire Rescue arrived at the home, and a person reported that someone was inside the house.

Fire crews went into the home and found one person in the house and the person was deceased.

Firefighters continued to get the fire out, searched the home, and found no one else in the house.

The Fire Marshall is investigating the fire to determine the cause.