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1 fatality in Dunn house fire

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DUNN, N.C. -

A house fire claimed the life of a 56-year-old man early Saturday morning in Dunn.

The Coats Grove Fire Department responded to a house fire located at 3249 Red Hill Church Rd. around 3:45 a.m., the Harnett County Sheriff's Office confirmed. A single-wide mobile home was fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived.

The body of Roger Townsend was found inside the residence, authorities said. His body will be sent to the Medical Examiner's Office for autopsy.

The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Harnett County Sheriff's Office and the Harnett County Fire Marshall's Office.


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