FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Fairbanks emergency officials say a person died in a fire that destroyed a motorhome.
The Fairbanks Fire Department just after 8 p.m. Tuesday received a 911 call about a structure fire along the Old Richardson Highway.
Firefighters found an older-model motorhome in flames on the east side of the Teamsters building in south Fairbanks.
The fire had spread to nearby trees.
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Firefighters extinguished the fire in about 10 to 15 minutes and afterward found a person dead inside.
City officials say the victim has not been positively identified.
An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that the fire call came in shortly after 8 a.m.