1 dead in fire at St. Petersburg nursing home, officials say

Fire occurred at Noble Senior Living, deputies say

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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – One person died in a fire at a Florida nursing home, law enforcement officials said Sunday.

The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said a fire was reported at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Noble Senior Living in St. Petersburg.

Firefighters arrived and found a small fire that they extinguished in 10 minutes. A person was taken to the hospital with burns and was pronounced dead.

The sheriff’s office said the fire does not appear suspicious. Further details were not immediately released.