1 dead in Seminole County house fire

Cause of fire unknown, investigators say


LONGWOOD, Fla. – A body was found in a home that ignited in Seminole County on Thursday morning, firefighters said.

Investigators said the body was found in the garage of a home on Arden Street, near Fairview Avenue in Longwood.

It's not clear what sparked the fire or how the victim died. The victim's identity hasn't been released.

Seminole County deputies said a relative of the person who lives at the house contacted SCSO to do a welfare check after the resident made suicidal comments.

The state fire marshal is investigating.

Check back for more on this developing story.