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One dead in overnight house fire

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Columbus Fire Department is investigating a house fire that claimed a man's life.

The blaze occurred early Thursday morning at #7 Estes Drive.

Investigators say, 49-year-old Ransom Farley was pronounced dead on the scene around 3:00 a.m.  

We're told Farley was staying with a family member, but his home address is listed as Clarabelle Street.

His body will be sent to the state crime lab for an autopsy on Friday.

Fire investigators have not determined the cause of the fire.

News Leader 9 is following this story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available.

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