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Firefighters find dead body while responding to apartment fire

Confirmed through Tucson Fire Department
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Posted at 11:54 AM, Apr 29, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-29 15:00:33-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Firefighters have found a dead body while responding to an apartment fire in the 3000 block of East Blacklidge Drive.

The Tucson Fire Department confirmed this discovery.

A spokesperson reveals firefighters found the corpse of an adult after putting out the flames.

This official adds the Tucson Police Department is currently on scene investigating the incident.

Officers ask locals to please avoid the area.

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