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Firefighters find body in burning home

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Authorities in Aiken say one person is dead after a fire at a home on Columbia Avenue overnight.


The Aiken Department of Public Safety says the fire started just after midnight at 466 Columbia Avenue, and fire was seen coming from the roof of the home when firefighters first arrived on scene.


DPS Officials say the victim was found while fire crews were fighting the fire.


There's no word yet on the identity of the victim or how the fire started.


Per ADPS department policy, SLED is now investigating.

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