One killed in Grapevine house fire

GRAPEVINE, Texas -- The Grapevine Fire Department responded to a fatal fire Monday afternoon.

Firefighters were called to the 600 block of North Dove Road for a reported structure fire. They found the back portion of the house engulfed in flames. Initial reports stated that one person was unaccounted for.

Crews made several attempts to search the structure but were driven out by high heat and flames.

A body was later found after the fire was extinguished.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time and the investigation is ongoing by the Grapevine Fire Marshal’s Office and Tarrant County Medical Examiner's Office.

The fire went to two alarms and crews from Coppell, Southlake, Colleyville, Euless, DFW International Airport, and Haltom City assisted.

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