1 dead in fire at apartment complex on Lake Ridge Road, Orlando Fire Department says

Cause of the fire is not known

One person is dead after an overnight fire at a residence on Lake Ridge Road in Orlando, according to the Orlando Fire Department. A spokesperson with the Orlando Fire Department confirmed that a woman died, but did not specify if she died in the fire or at the hospital.

ORLANDO, Fla. – One person is dead after an overnight fire at a residence on Lake Ridge Road in Orlando, according to the Orlando Fire Department.

A spokesperson with the Orlando Fire Department confirmed that a woman died, but did not specify if she died in the fire or at the hospital.

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The scene of an apartment fire on Lake Ridge Road on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. (Copyright 2022 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

The fire was extinguished and the victim was located after firefighters conducted a secondary search, officials said.

The cause of the fire is not know and the investigation is ongoing.


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