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Man, 66, identified as victim of deadly Moraine house fire

Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2019 @ 2:13 PM
Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2019 @ 3:10 PM

Main Street fire in Moraine

UPDATE @ 3:10 p.m. (March 21): 

A man killed in a Moraine house fire has been identified as Samuel T. Evans, 66, of Moraine, according to the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office. 

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UPDATE @2:47 p.m. (March 20):

One person has died following a house fire in Moraine.

The identity of the victim has not been released at this time.

This story will be updated as we learn additional details.

UPDATE @2:30 p.m.

Fire crews have reportedly found a victim in the Moraine house fire, according to initial reports.

We are working to confirm the severity of injuries.

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FIRST REPORT

Firefighters are reporting heavy smoke pouring from a Moraine home Wednesday afternoon, according to emergency scanner traffic. 

Crews were dispatched to the home in the 3400 block of Main Street around 2 p.m. after a caller reported smoke was coming from her house, initial reports indicate. 

No injuries have been initially reported. 

We have a crew on the way and we’ll update this page as we learn more.