Trailer destroyed in Malone's Marina.

The Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal is investigating a fire that occurred Monday, March 18, in the Long Neck area of Millsboro and killed one victim.

The blaze, reported shortly after 3 a.m., occurred in the unit block of Harbor Road in Malone’s Marina.  The Indian River Fire Company arrived on the scene to find flames engulfing a house trailer. One resident was removed by firefighters and rushed to Beebe Hospital. The victim was pronounced dead upon arrival. Two other occupants were treated and released from Beebe Hospital.

State fire investigators are continuing to investigate the fire’s origin and cause. Heavy fire damage was estimated at $50,000.