MILLVILLE, Del. — Authorities are investigating a fire in a house trailer in Delaware after a person was found dead in the structure.

The Office of the State Fire Marshal said in a press release that the fire was reported Monday afternoon in Millville. Firefighters arrived to find flames engulfing the trailer.

A person was found dead in the trailer. The body was taken to the Division of Forensic Science for an autopsy.

The fire marshal’s office say damage is estimated at $10,000. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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