Body Found After Blaze Scorches Portion of Single Family Home in Alpine

Officials have confirmed a body has been found in the rubble of a fire that broke out at a home in Alpine. 

Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a potentially intoxicated man yelling at the home when 911 callers indicated the house was on fire. 

The landlord identified the man as Daryl King, a man in his 50s.

The fire broke out shortly before 2 p.m. Tuesday on the 1400 block of Marshall Road. Firefighters put out the fire at the single story family home. 

Inside, they discovered a body. The medical examiner's office is working to determine the victim's manner and cause of death.

The Alpine Fire Department, sheriff’s officials and SDG&E workers responded to the fire.

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