1 dead in Orlando motel fire

Firefighters: Flames spread to 3 rooms, attic


ORLANDO, Fla. – A person was found dead Tuesday night in an Orlando motel fire that spread to three rooms.

Firefighters were called to the Countryside Inn and Suites on Lee Road near Interstate 4 at 11:31 p.m.

Two people were staying in the room where the fire started, but the other person was not injured.

Motel management had to evacuate the motel but they're working to relocate the people staying in there.

The State Fire Marshall and the Orange County Sheriff's Office are investigating the cause of the fire.