Investigators do not Suspect Foul Play in Fatal Wyoming Fire
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Investigators say they do not believe foul play was involved in a house fire that killed a southern Wyoming man and displaced his wife and three children.
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Firefighters called to the home southwest of Laramie early Thursday morning found the structure fully engulfed in flames.
Four people had escaped the fire, but a fifth was unaccounted for.
The Laramie Boomerang reports firefighters found the man’s body in the burning home.
The 59-year-old man’s name has not been released.
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