- Associated Press - Thursday, January 8, 2015

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - A 78-year-old woman is dead following a mobile home fire in a Bradenton retirement community.

A Manatee County Sheriff’s deputy who was patrolling the area around Bayshore Windmill Village smelled smoke Wednesday afternoon and discovered the fire. Firefighters arrived a short time later and Margaret D. Anderson’s body was found after the flames were extinguished.

The Bradenton Herald (https://bit.ly/1BKPygM ) reports she was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

The fire marshal is investigating.

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Information from: The Bradenton (Fla.) Herald , https://www.bradenton.com


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