Man’s body found after mobile home fire in Pinellas Co.

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Pinellas authorities are investigating a mobile home fire that resulted in a man’s death.

Around 2 p.m. Saturday, multiple fire units responded to the 7400 block of 46th Ave N. after neighbors reported seeing thick black smoke and flames coming from a mobile home.

Once the fire was extinguished, firefighters recovered the body of 41-year-old Randy Reed inside of a bathroom doorway. Investigators believe the fire started in one of the bedrooms.

Authorities say Reed lived in the home with his mother, who was not at home when the fire broke out. The fire does not appear to be suspicious in nature, according to officials.

An investigation into the fire is ongoing. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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