Riverview Fire Leaves 1 Dead, Destroys House

Determining the cause of the fire will be"difficult at best."

At 3:44 a.m. this morning, November 15, 2012, Hillsborough County
Fire Rescue responded to a fire at 13918 Raulerson Road in Riverview.

When the fire was extinguished, one person was found dead inside the home, accoring to a media release from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.

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Neighbors called 911 to report the fire and "one reported having knocked on the door but received no response," Hillsborough Fire Rescue said in an email.

The home is considered a total loss and the amount of damage could make determining the cause of the fire "difficult at best," said Fire Rescue personnel.

The name of the person killed has not yet been released.


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