Officials: Man killed in Middlebury house fire - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Officials: Man killed in Middlebury house fire

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One person died in a house fire in Middlebury on Tuesday afternoon (WFSB) One person died in a house fire in Middlebury on Tuesday afternoon (WFSB)
Officials say one person was killed in a fire in Middlebury Tuesday afternoon. (WFSB) Officials say one person was killed in a fire in Middlebury Tuesday afternoon. (WFSB)
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MIDDLEBURY, CT (WFSB) -

Emergency crews responded to a fire that broke out at a home in Middlebury, which left one person dead. 

The fire was reported at a two-family home on Whittemore Road on Tuesday afternoon.

The Middlebury fire chief said the victim is believed to be a man in his 60s.

Neighbors said the man lived alone in one of the units in the home.

It is unclear how the fire started at this time. 

A cat and a turtle are still missing.

The Connecticut State Police Fire and Explosion Investigation Unit has also responded to the fire.

No further details were released.

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