1 person found dead after Arlington house fire

ARLINGTON, Wash. (AP) - One person has been found dead after a house fire in Arlington.

City spokeswoman Kristin Banfield says the fire started Wednesday afternoon.

The age and gender of the victim weren't immediately available.

Banfield tells the Daily Herald of Everett that fire crews found the body while extinguishing the flames.

The cause of the blaze is under investigation.