Monrovia mobile home fire under investigation; 1 killed

Firefighters are seen investigating a blaze at a mobile home on the 2500 block of South Peck Road in an unincorporated area near Monrovia on Saturday, March 2, 2013.
March 2, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
A man believed to be in his 50s was found dead after a deadly mobile home fire near Monrovia Saturday.

The fire was reported around 8:45 a.m. at the Walnut Grove Mobile Park, located on the 2500 block of South Peck Road.

When firefighters arrived at the scene, they found the single-wide mobile home fully engulfed in flames. It took firefighters about 15 minutes to knock down the flames.

No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

The victim's name has not been released.


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