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Fire Rescue Responds to Fatal Fire

Published on Dec 10, 2020

Bartow, Fla. (December 8, 2020) - Polk County Fire Rescue responded to a fatal fire in Davenport on Wednesday Evening.

At approximately 9:15 p.m., crews from Polk County Fire Rescue were dispatched to a structure fire with possible entrapment at 6300 Lake Wilson Road. When they arrived on-scene they found a fully involved single-wide mobile home. 

After a primary search of the structure, it was confirmed that the 94 year old female resident had perished along with a pet. 

The cause of the fire is currently unknown. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the State Fire Marshal’s office are investigating.