The occupant of a mobile home that erupted in flames today was discovered dead in the residence, authorities said.
The blaze was reported just before 7 a.m. at a double-wide trailer in the 58700 block of Yaw Road, according to the Riverside County Fire Department.
Firefighters arrived to find a fire raging at the property, according to a fire department spokeswoman. She said six engine crews, numbering 21 personnel, gained the upper hand and had the blaze fully contained by 8:20 a.m.
During a search of the structure, a single occupant was found dead. Identification was not immediately possible, according to the fire department.
The cause of the fire was under investigation.