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84-year-old man dies in morning house fire

Jul. 20, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HANNAN, W.Va. -- An 84-year-old man died in a fire Friday morning in Mason County.

The West Virginia State Fire Marshal tweeted that Dallas E. Chapman was the victim of a fatal fire on Whitten Ridge, which is in Hannan. Authorities are investigating the fire.

Media outlets have reported that family members who live nearby tried but were unable to get Chapman out of the home.

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