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One dead in east Modesto fire just south of Creekside Golf Course

One person died in a fire in east Modesto on Thursday afternoon.

At 3:10 p.m., crews were called to the 400 block of Redberry Way a few blocks south of Creekside Golf Course on a report of a working structure fire with somebody inside the home.

Firefighters from the Modesto Fire Department, Stanislaus Consolidated Fire Protection District and the Ceres Fire Department arrived to find smoke and fire coming from the front door.

The person who reported the fire was out front and told firefighters there was someone inside.

Crews entered the home and found one person who had died.

Crews are on scene investigating.

We'll have more on this breaking story as information becomes available.

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