1 dead in fire at Florida nursing home

Posted at 8:14 AM, Mar 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-21 13:42:37-04

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — One person has died in a fire at a Florida nursing home. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office said a fire was reported at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at Noble Senior Living in St. Petersburg.

Firefighters arrived and found a small fire that they extinguished in 10 minutes. A person was taken to the hospital with burns and was pronounced dead. The sheriff’s office said the fire does not appear suspicious. Further details were not immediately released.