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Deadly motorhome fire in Surrey

Last Updated Nov 27, 2015 at 11:24 am PDT

SURREY (NEWS 1130) – One person is dead after a motorhome went up in flames this morning.

A body was found in the home near 160th Street and 8th Avenue.

RCMP Corporal Scotty Schuman says around 7:30 a.m., others living in the area tried to save the person.

“Neighbours saw smoke coming from the unit this morning and they went next door to try to get the attention of the occupant but unfortunately, because of the heat, they were turned away and called 9-1-1 right away.”

Police do not believe the death is suspicious.

The identify of the person who died in the fire has not been confirmed.

Investigators are asking anyone with information about the incident to call Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS