1 killed after fire sparks at Plantation home

PLANTATION, FLA. (WSVN) - Officials are investigating a fire at a house in Plantation that left one person dead.

Plantation Fire Rescue crews responded to the scene of the blaze near Northwest 10th Street and 99th Avenue, at around 5:30 a.m., Saturday.

Investigators said a neighbor called the fire department when they saw the blaze.

When fire rescue units arrived, officials said, they saw heavy flames coming from the home.

Officials said a male occupant inside the home managed to escape, but another male in the bedroom.

The state fire marshal is investigating what led to the fire.

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