Body found in burned New Port Richey home - WFLA News Channel 8

Body found in burned New Port Richey home

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An investigation is underway after a body was found in a burned New Port Richey home.

The Pasco County Emergency Communications 911 Center received a call at noon Wednesday.

The caller reported seeing smoke and flames coming from a home located at 1147 Farmingdale Lane in New Port Richey.

Shortly after Pasco County Fire Rescue members put out the fire, a body was found inside.

There are no details on the sex of the person found inside the single-story structure, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time and will be investigated.

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