INCLINE VILLAGE (CBS13) — The Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and the North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District have launched a joint investigation into an overnight structure fire in Incline Village that left one person dead.

At approximately 3:00 a.m. on the morning of August 7, 2016, Sheriff’s Office Deputies and fire personnel were dispatched to a structure fire on Tomahawk Trail, North of State Route 28.  When first responders arrived on scene, the structure was fully involved.

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After several hours of firefighting efforts, crews were able to enter the structure and discover a subject deceased in the home.

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Detectives and fire investigators are currently investigating the fire but have not yet determined the cause of the fire.

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The cause of death will be determined by the Washoe County Medical Examiner’s Office.