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Dead body found in Glendale home after garage fire put out

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Posted at 3:11 PM, Apr 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-26 18:11:28-04

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a dead body has been found inside a Glendale home where a garage fire broke out earlier.

Phoenix and Glendale fire crews responded to the garage fire around 11 p.m. Saturday.

Firefighters quickly extinguished the garage fire and stopped the spread into the home's attic space.

A body was found inside the home, but authorities say it's unclear if the unidentified victim's death is related to the fire.

The person's cause of death will be determined by the Maricopa County Medical Examiner's Office.

The cause of the fire is under investigation