A 71-year-old Bradenton
man was found dead inside a mobile home fire this morning, firefighters said.
trying to determine how it started, but they tell us the home was located in
the Pescara Lake Mobile Home Park at 570 57th Ave. W.
firefighters, it began around 5:30 a.m. The man's roommate, who is 74, was able
to escape. The victim's name has not been released.
The fire appears to
have started in the man's bedroom. It took firefighters about 30 minutes to
control it. The damage total is about $75,000, officials said.
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