Fire near New Athens leaves one man dead

A fire has claimed the life of a man found dead in a garage at a burning home near New Athens Monday morning.The fire occurred at a home in the 2500 block of Illinois 13. New Athens and Freeburg fire departments responded to the scene.
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A fire has claimed the life of a man found dead in a garage at a burning home near New Athens Monday morning.The fire occurred at a home in the 2500 block of Illinois 13. New Athens and Freeburg fire departments responded to the scene.

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July 24, 2017 07:23 AM