Body Found After Mariposa County House Fire

By The Mariposa Gazette

The Mariposa County Sheriff's Office released the following information Tuesday morning regarding a house fire on Sunday afternoon and the discovery of a deceased resident:

On October 7, 2012, at about 12:18 p.m., emergency personnel responded to a structure fire located on Hillside Drive in Mariposa County. After the fire was controlled by firefighters a body was located inside of the residence.

The deceased person is currently believed to be the owner of the residence; however, positive identification is pending by the Sheriff's Office.

Read more at The Mariposa Gazette.