Elderly man found dead inside Bradenton mobile home fire - FOX 13 News

Elderly man found dead inside Bradenton mobile home fire

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BRADENTON (FOX 13) -

A 71-year-old Bradentonman was found dead inside a mobile home fire this morning, firefighters said.

Investigators aretrying to determine how it started, but they tell us the home was located inthe Pescara Lake Mobile Home Park at 570 57th Ave. W.

According tofirefighters, it began around 5:30 a.m. The man's roommate, who is 74, was ableto escape. The victim's name has not been released.

The fire appears tohave started in the man's bedroom. It took firefighters about 30 minutes tocontrol it. The damage total is about $75,000, officials said.

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