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Man dies in Geauga Co. house fire

Man dies in Geauga Co. house fire
Posted January 16th, 2014 @ 7:03am

(Russell Twp.) — Authorities in Geauga County say a man has been killed in a house fire.

The Geauga County coroner's office confirmed the death of the man in the blaze Wednesday in Russell Township. His name hasn't been released.

Geauga County sheriff's Lt. John Hiscox said several departments responded to fight the fire and contained it to two rooms. The dead man was found in a bedroom.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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