1 killed, 1 injured in overnight fire
Extra crews called to fight house fire in Palatka
One person died and one person was critically injured in a house fire in Palatka.
Putnam County Fire Rescue were called to the 200 block of Highlawn Avenue about 4 a.m. Thursday.
Officials on the scene confirmed one person was found dead in the house and one person was flown to Shands Medical Center in Gainesville with critical injuries.
Authorities told Channel 4 the mother of the dead victim had been notified, but that the victim was not a child.
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The fire was so intense that firefighters from Interlachen came to help battle the blaze.
The cause of the fire was not immediately known, but a state fire marshal investigator said he does not believe it to be suspicious.
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