One person died Saturday in an early morning fire at a mobile home in the 8700 block of Mars Street, according to a release from the Ector County Sheriff’s Office.
Sheriff's deputies and Odessa Fire and Rescue and the West Odessa Fire Department responded to the 8700 block of Mars Street at 4:17 a.m. Mars Street is located five blocks north of University on Planet Avenue.
The identification of the person who died is pending autopsy results.
This person was the only individual living at the residence at the time of the fire. The house was destroyed.
The State Fire Marshal will be assisting the Ector County Sheriff’s Office
in this investigation, the release said.