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Columbus house fire kills 1 early Sunday

The home on Morehouse Street. (Source: Andrew McDevitt/WTVM) The home on Morehouse Street. (Source: Andrew McDevitt/WTVM)
(Source: Andrew McDevitt/WTVM) (Source: Andrew McDevitt/WTVM)

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Chief Watson of the Columbus Fire Department confirmed one person dead following early morning house fire on Morehouse Street.

Neighbors said the fire began around 4 a.m. on Sunday. The Muscogee County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as Danny Scott, 58. Scott was the only person who lived at the home. 

Fire officials have not disclosed a cause of the fire and will continue to investigate the incident. Scott's body will be taken to Atlanta for an autopsy on Monday. 

This is a developing story; check back for more updates.

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