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RV fire near the Garland district overnight Saturday leaves 1 dead

UPDATED: Sun., March 6, 2022

A person was found dead inside an RV that burned near the Garland District overnight Saturday, the Spokane Fire Department said.

The burning vehicle in the 700 block of West Rockwell Avenue was reported to firefighters just before 2 a.m., according to a news release. Firefighters worked to contain the blaze to the RV and then discovered a body after extinguishing the fire.

The person inside was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no other injuries.

Spokane police detectives and the fire department are investigating the blaze.

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