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Posted: Friday, March 1, 2013 9:14 am

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say one person is dead after fire destroyed a mobile home in Tampa.

The fire happened early Friday at the Tropicana Mobile Home Park.

The Tampa Tribune (http://bit.ly/YbcLpX ) reports a neighbor called 911 to report smoke coming out of a mobile home. Police say the home was fully engulfed when they arrived.

One person was found dead. The cause of the fire is under investigation.

___ Information from: The Tampa (Fla.) Tribune, http://www.tampatrib.com

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