Officials rule deadly Terrell Co. fire an accident

Officials rule deadly Terrell Co. fire an accident

DAWSON, GA (WALB) - Fire officials said that a fatal fire Sunday morning in Terrell County has been ruled accidental.

Wayne Casey, 61, was killed inside his RV camper on Rock Story Road in Dawson just before 4 a.m.

Officials said it was due to the improper use of a portable stove.

The fire was put out by the Terrell County Fire Department.

This brings Georgia's fire death total to 32 for 2017.

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