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Victim identified in fatal Geauga County house fire

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    Wednesday, January 15 2014 2:44 PM EST2014-01-15 19:44:23 GMT
    Officials say one person was killed in a fire Wednesday afternoon in Russell Township. Flames broke out just after noon at a home on Dines Road. 19 Action News has learned the victim was found dead inside. More >>
    Officials say one person was killed in a fire Wednesday afternoon in Russell Township. Flames broke out just after noon at a home on Dines Road. 19 Action News has learned the victim was found dead inside. More >>
RUSSELL TOWNSHIP, OH (WOIO) -

The man killed in a Russell Township house fire has been identified.

According to the Geauga County Sheriff's Office, the victim is Steve Forrest, 57. His cause of death is under investigation.

The fire started a the Dines Road home around noon on Wednesday.

19 Action News has learned Forrest was found dead inside.

No word on what caused the fire at this time.

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