1 dead after fire rips through Normal Heights home

Blaze reported in the 5000 block of Hawley Blvd

Firefighters found a body inside a burned-out Normal Heights home but there was nothing immediately suspicious about the death, a police officer said Wednesday.

The fire in the 5000 block of Hawley Boulevard was reported at 10:44 p.m. Tuesday and extinguished less than 20 minutes later, according to San Diego police Officer Dan Lasher.

Homicide detectives were not called to investigate, he said.

Authorities have not released the victim's identity.

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