Body found after Westside house fire

State Fire Marshal investigating fatal fire


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The State Fire Marshal and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office are investigating a mobile home that caught on fire around 3:23 a.m. Monday on the Westside.

Firefighters found the body of a man was found inside the home at 7586 Sonia Drive at Park City Drive in the McGirts Creek neighborhood. They are still determining the cause of the fire and do not suspect foul play.

Police said they know who called 911. The victim's name was not released.

The State Fire Marshal said many tests will have to be run before a cause for the fire can be determined.