Deputies: 2 dead in mobile home fire in Richmond area

The Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office has confirmed that two people died overnight in a fire at a home located in the 900 block of Hinson in the Richmond area.

RICHMOND, Texas -- The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that two people died overnight in a fire at a mobile home located in the 900 block of Hinson in the Richmond area.

According to the Fort Bend County Fire Marshal, the initial call came from a neighbor. They tried to extinguish the large fire before the fire department could arrive but they were unsuccessful. 

The fire marshal said that once the fire was out, the bodies of two adults were found. No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is undetermined. During the investigation, the team did not locate any smoke detectors in the home. 

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