One killed in RV park fire in Rockdale, victim identified

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One person is dead and the State Fire Marshal’s Office has been called in to help investigate a fire that occurred Monday morning at a Rockdale RV Park.

The victim has been identified as 49-year-old Anthony Azzarello, who lived alone in the travel trailer that was destroyed by the fire

Rockdale Police report their dispatch got the call at 5:52 a.m. about the fire at the Pecan Grove Mobile Home Park in the 1400 block of East Cameron.

The victim was found inside the burned unit.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Northcutt, who ordered an autopsy.

Police report no other units were damaged by the fire, but a total of ten families were displaced because of damage to the electrical distribution system for the park. It was noted that all of the park spaces were fed by the same transformer.

The Red Cross was providing assistance to those who were displaced.

No one else was injured.

Cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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