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FT. GAINES, GA (WALB) -

State fire investigators have not been able to determine the cause of a fire that killed an elderly Fort Gaines woman and burned another man Tuesday night.

81-year old Mary Thompson was killed in the fire at 527 Bethel Road.

26-year old Dexter Thompson was airlifted from Cuthbert to a burn center in Augusta for his injuries.

There so far has been no information on his condition.

State fire investigators say there was a space heater in use at the house but they have not been able to determine if that heater was the cause of the fire.

 

 

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