Body found inside burning Lee County apartment

Published: August 21, 2016 5:47 PM EDT
Authorities investigate the death of a woman found dead inside a burning home at Forestwood Apartments on Brantley Road Sunday afternoon (Ellen Thalls/WINK News)

FORT MYERS, Fla. – A woman was found dead inside a burning apartment Sunday afternoon.

Authorities responded to a home at Forestwood Apartments on Brantley Road. A man who lives next to the affected apartment said the woman who lived there had died.

It was not immediately known if the fire caused the woman’s death.

No further information was immediately available.