Woman dies in Lee County trailer home fire

Lee County sheriff's deputies responded just before 3 a.m. Sunday to a report of a trailer home fire at River’s Edge Mobile Home Park, 1064 U.S. 41 N., North Fort Myers.

After the fire was extinguished, the body of a deceased female was located in the home. A male escaped the fire and was transported to a hospital where he is currently undergoing treatment, the Sheriff's Office reported.

Fire investigators along with detectives from the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit responded to the scene. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death. The cause of the fire has not been determined and is being investigated by the State Fire Marshal.

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