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Body found inside former Phoenix bank after crews extinguish fire

KNXV Deadly fire at 24th Street and Washington
Posted at 11:02 PM, Dec 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-17 01:15:00-05

PHOENIX — A body was found by fire crews inside a former bank in Phoenix after extinguishing a blaze Sunday night.

According to Phoenix fire officials, the fire happened at a former Bank of America located at 24th and Washington streets around 10 p.m.

Crews responded and were able to get the fire under control, but found a dead body after conducting a sweep of the inside. The identity of the deceased has yet to be released.

Fire investigators are now working to determine what caused the fire.

Stay with ABC15 and abc15.com for updates on this developing story.