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One man dies in Moberly house fire Saturday morning


UPDATE 1/23: The victim was identified Monday as Norman Reed, 62. The cause of the fire is undetermined but police say they don't suspect arson.

ORIGINAL: A 62-year-old man was found dead inside a house in Moberly after a house fire early Saturday morning.

Moberly Police Department shared on Facebook that it and the fire department responded to a house fire at 1600 South Morley Street around 5 a.m. Saturday.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Missouri State Fire Marshall and Randolph County Coroner were asked to assist in the investigation. The name of the man is not released at the time of publication.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates and watch ABC 17 News at 10 p.m.

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