Man dies in fire at condominium complex in Pinellas County

(Courtesy Rey Morales)

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A 66-year-old man died in a fire at a condominium complex in unincorporated St. Petersburg Friday night.

The complex is located at 7233 Parkside Villas Drive.

Lealman Fire Rescue says at 9:02 p.m., multiple 911 calls were received about an explosion and ensuing fire inside a unit within a townhome.

There were reports of a person trapped inside.

Firefighters made an aggressive interior attack and found the man dead inside the home.

There is no word on the victim’s identity.

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