Man dies in mobile home fire near Ocala

ANTHONY, Fla. - Firefighters in central Florida found a man dead inside a mobile home after they put out a fire.

Marion County Fire Rescue received a 911 call Monday night and found the home in flames when they arrived a few minutes later.

Fire rescue spokeswoman Jessica Greene told the Ocala Star-Banner the man's body was found inside the double-wide mobile home after they extinguished the fire. The home was destroyed by fire.

Investigators from the Marion County Sheriff's Office and the state Fire Marshal's Office were at the scene late Monday.

No other details were immediately available.

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