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1 person found dead in fire in Nipomo

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Posted at 2:22 PM, Oct 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-10-07 22:56:14-04

UPDATE (3:58 p.m.) - CAL FIRE SLO confirms that one person was found dead in a vehicle fire at a Nipomo home on Friday.

Officials say firefighters arrived to find the vehicle on fire inside the garage of the home on Trail View Place. Crews were able to prevent the flames from spreading beyond the garage.

The fire is under investigation.

(2:22 p.m.) - A vehicle parked in the garage of a home caught on fire in Nipomo Friday afternoon.

Fire crews were sent to the fire, burning in the 1300-block of Trail View Place in Nipomo, just before 1:55 p.m. on Oct. 7.

Several fire crews were sent to the fire.

About 20 minutes after the fire was called in, CAL FIRE SLO said the vehicle was fully involved.

Officials have not said whether the flames spread to the home.

KSBY has a crew heading to the fire. This is a developing story, and we will update it as more information becomes available.