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Man Dies in Petersburg Trailer Fire
A 79-year-old Petersburg man is dead following a trailer fire.
PETERSBURG- A 79-year-old Petersburg man is dead following a trailer fire.
The victim was identified as Frank T. Neidiffer.
Fire department spokesman Dave Berg says one end of the trailer was on fire when firefighters arrived about 3 a.m. Saturday. They were able to put out the fire fairly quickly, and Neidiffer was found in the kitchen.
He was taken to the Petersburg Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.