Iowa officials identify body found in trailer fire

Published On: Dec 13 2012 04:25:59 PM CST
PEOSTA, Iowa (AP) -

Authorities have identified the body of a man found inside a trailer that burned in eastern Iowa.

The Dubuque County Sheriff's Office says 84-year-old Leonard Behnke was found inside his home after the fire was reported early Thursday morning. Firefighters from the Centralia-Peosta Fire Department say the trailer was engulfed in flames when they arrived.

Authorities say they're investigating the cause of the fire.