OAKLAND -- One person is dead after a home caught fire early Saturday morning, officials said.

The fire was reported around 2 a.m. on the 200 block of Santa Clara Avenue.

The Alameda County Coroner's Office confirmed one person died as a result of the fire, but details on the person's identity were not available.

Oakland fire officials were not immediately available for comment.

Check back for updates.

Bay City News Service contributed to this report. Follow Katie Nelson at Twitter.com/katienelson210.




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