Monday, May 18, 2015

One Dead In Melbourne After House Fire


MELBOURNE, Florida -- A house fire that blazed overnight has left one person dead in Melbourne, Florida.

At approximately 10:19 p.m. on Sunday, Melbourne Police Department patrol officers and Melbourne Fire Department crews responded to the 1900 block of Sarno Road after receiving reports of a house fire. 

When fire rescue crews  made entry into the home, they discovered a deceased person. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. The name of the deceased person is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification. 

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Melbourne Police Department at 321-608-6371.