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UPDATE: New Information Revealed in Mobile Home Fire Death

UPDATE:

Authorities have revealed that the person who died in a Fayetteville mobile home fire is a woman.

However, it could take several months before medical examiners can determine the woman's identity.

ORIGINAL STORY:

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) -- A yet to be identified victim has died in a mobile home fire in Fayetteville Friday evening.

The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management confirmed that a person was killed in the fire. Authorities have not yet revealed the name of the person killed in the fire, until family has been notified. 

The fire ignited sometime around 6 p.m. in the 2800 block of Double Springs Road.

Wedington firefighters responded to the trailer fire and said it took 90 minutes and 30,000 gallons of water to put out. 

The Washington County Coroner's Office said the body was sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab this morning.

The cause of the fire has also not be revealed.


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