SCAPPOOSE, OR (KPTV) – One person died after a house caught fire in Scappoose on Thursday. 

Firefighters responded to the home in the 28000 block of Chapman Road around 2:47 a.m. 

At the scene, firefighters found a triple-wide manufactured home with heavy smoke coming from the front and large flames coming from the back.

Once the fire was brought under control, investigators found a body inside the home.

Neighbors say they have a lot of questions after waking up to see flames tearing through the house.

It’s not clear what caused the house to catch fire. The person who died has not been identified.

The Oregon State Fire Marshal's Office, The Columbia County Sheriff’s Office, and the Columbia County District Attorney’s Office continue to investigate.

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