Published: Feb 05, 2014 5:17 AM EST
Updated: Feb 05, 2014 3:12 PM EST

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - One person was found dead inside a building at Laurel Drive and Tamiami Trail, after a fire had been extinguished there around 4:00 a.m.

The building is part of motel that's been abandoned for several years, according to the North Fort Myers Fire Department.

The cause of the fire has not yet known, but firefighters say there is no early indication of foul play.