LAND O’ LAKES — One person was killed and two others were injured during a house fire Saturday evening in the Suncoast Meadows neighborhood.
Pasco County Fire Rescue said the deadly fire erupted inside a home in the 3000 block of Thistledown Lane in Land O’ Lakes. Crews appeared to have the blaze under control by about 4:45 p.m., but had just begun their investigation.
#ALERT: On scene of a fatal house fire in the 3000 block of Thistledown Ln in Land O Lakes. Three people injured in the fire. Two patients with minor smoke inhalation, and one fatality due to severe burns. #PCFRNews #Breaking pic.twitter.com/QW59R4M4mF— Pasco Fire Rescue (@PascoFireRescue) November 9, 2019
One person sustained serious burns in the fire and later succumbed to the injuries, fire rescue said. Two others were being treated for minor injuries caused by smoke inhalation.
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