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Person found dead in burning house

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Person found dead in burning house

Firefighters find a person dead inside a burning home in Ferndale.

A Border Patrol agent saw the house in the 3800 block of Rural Road on fire at about 10:30 last night.

She reported the fire, which had engulfed the house by the time firefighters responded.

After battling the fire for some time, firefighters spotted the body inside.

An autopsy is being conducted to determine the person’s identity and cause of death.