Man found dead inside burned trailer in Gulfport

A deadly fire happened overnight on 31st Avenue in Gulfport, just north of the tracks and not far from downtown.

Gulfport fire crews responded after midnight last night and found a camper trailer in flames.

While searching the trailer, they found the body of a man inside. According to our media partner the Sun Herald, the victim has been identified as William Daniel and most likely died of smoke inhalation.

The Gulfport Fire Department and the State Fire Marshal’s Office are investigating.