Sheriff: 1 Dead After House Fire in Lakeland

Updated: 05/03/2014 10:47 AM KSTP.com By: Cassie Hart

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One person was found dead inside a house after a fire Saturday morning, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.

Firefighters responded to the fire on the 1200 block of Rivercrest Road in Lakeland around 2 a.m.

Once the fire was under control the body was found. Crews are still on the scene putting out hot spots.

The identity of the victim has not been released. The cause of the fire is unknown.

No further details have been released.