One person died in a house fire in Seabrook, N.H. on New Year’s Day, officials said.
Seabrook firefighters responded to a report of a fire at 36 Norman Road at about 1:10 p.m. Monday, the State of New Hampshire Department of Safety announced Tuesday.
When they arrived they discovered the residence was “fully involved” and that a person inside was unaccounted for, the release stated.
But a search of the property turned up a deceased person, officials said.
An autopsy was conducted on Tuesday, but a positive identification had not yet been made as of early Tuesday evening, the release stated.
The cause of the fire is under investigation, the release said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Hampshire State Fire Marshal’s Office at (603) 223-4289.Adam Sennott can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org