Officials release name of person found dead after Templeton house fire

The person who was found dead after a fire at a Templeton home Sunday evening has been identified as 85-year-old Dorothy Thorne Hubbs.

An autopsy to determine the cause of death is schedule for Wednesday, according to the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff-Coroner's Department.

The blaze, which was reported just before 7 p.m., destroyed the home at 4225 S. El Pomar Road.

It took firefighters about two hours to control the fire.

The home was reported to be a total loss.