CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. (KTXL) — A fire at a mobile home park in Citrus Heights killed one person Wednesday, according to officials.
Metropolitan Fire of Sacramento responded to the scene at Hemet Drive and Saxton Circle at about 6:40 p.m. When they arrived, the fire, which had started on the exterior of a home, had spread to another unit.
Firefighters began to protect nearby homes while searching for residents, eventually finding one person dead.
Metro Fire says two other units were damaged by heat and smoke.
The fire was under control within an hour, and the cause is under investigation.