One dead in brush fire along I-5 in Seattle

One dead in brush fire along I-5 in Seattle
(WSDOT)

SEATTLE — One person is dead after a brush fire along I-5 in Downtown Seattle.

It happened east of the off ramp of northbound I-5 to Seneca Street around 6 a.m.

As Seattle fire crews arrived to put out the fire, they found a homeless camp had been involved in the fire and found a dead man at the scene.

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Crews recovered the body from the area and fire investigators are coordinating with Seattle police and the Medical Examiner’s Office on the investigation.