Assistant Everett Fire Marshal Eric Hicks has confirmed to MyEverettNews.com that the 2 alarm fire at the Hodges apartments in Everett involves a fatality. Hicks says the fire broke out on the 4th floor and at least 4 units were damaged. About 3 dozen people live in the apartments at the corner of Hewitt and Rockefeller. Everett Fire and Everett Police Investigators are on the scene looking into the cause of the fatal fire. No word yet on the identity of the person killed.
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