A person was killed in a structure fire in east Simi Valley on Wednesday, the Ventura County Fire Department said.
The fire happened at a structure in the 6400 block of Clear Springs Road just after 4 p.m., according to fire officials. Once firefighters extinguished the blaze, they discovered a person had died in the fire.
Authorities have not said if the two-story structure was a home or some other type of building and have not released information about the victim.
#ClearInc: Earlier this evening @VCFD firefighters responded to reports of a structure fire in East Simi Valley. Firefighters found a two-story structure well involved upon arrival. Quick attack was made, first responders found an individual deceased in the fire. @VCSOVentura pic.twitter.com/RSjoxlWFQN
— VCFD PIO (@VCFD_PIO) July 5, 2018
No further information has been released by fire officials.