BELLINGHAM, Wash. — First responders were dispatched to the 3200 block of Bennett Drive yesterday, December 29th, about 5pm due to a report of residential structure fire.
Approximate location of the fire
Initial reports from the scene were that the residence was fully involved when the first units arrived.
Bellingham Fire Department (BFD) Public Information Officer Dustin Michaelis told Whatcom News a neighbor reported the fire. After firefighters extinguished the fire, they found a deceased person inside.
The cause of the fire has not been determined and the Whatcom County Fire Marshal’s office is investigating.