Death investigation underway after fire at senior community

Updated: May. 28, 2019 at 4:02 AM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - A person is dead after a cooking fire at a senior community in Richmond, fire officials said.

In a tweet, the Richmond Fire Department said firefighters were called to the fire at the Dominion Place Apartments at 1025 W. Grace St.

While there, “The crew also in countered a patient inside suffering from a medical emergency," the tweet said.

The person died at the hospital.

“Cause of death hasn’t been determined as now a death investigation will be conducted,” Richmond Fire tweeted.

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