One person killed in Winter Haven house fire

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 11, 2017, 6:46 PM EST

A person in Winter Haven died Wednesday morning during a structure fire. 

Polk County Fire Rescue repsonded to a home on Timberline Road in Winter Haven shortly before 11 a.m. 

Officials confirmed that one person died from the fire. 

The Polk County Sheriff's Office will be carrying out the death investigation and the Bureau of Fire and Arson Investigations will investigate the cause of the fire.