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Deputies: Homeless man dies in Holiday house fire

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Investigators say the fire broke out in the kitchen of this home on Flintwood Dr. in Holiday. Investigators say the fire broke out in the kitchen of this home on Flintwood Dr. in Holiday.
HOLIDAY (FOX 13) -

Detectives with the Pasco County Sheriff's Office are investigating a fatal fire that occurred early Sunday morning in Holiday.

Several crews with Pasco Fire Rescue were dispatched to 2641 Flintwood Dr. at approximately 6:30 a.m. When the blaze was extinguished the body of an adult white male was located.

According to a Pasco County Sheriff's Office report the deceased man was homeless and was not supposed to be inside the residence.

A preliminary report indicates the fire broke out in the kitchen of the home. When investigators contacted the owners of the property they were told the home was supposed to be empty.

The cause of the fire and the cause of death are still under investigation.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact the Pasco County Sheriff's Office. The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

 

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