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Woman killed in South Carolina house fire identified

January 8, 2019

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — A woman killed in a South Carolina house fire has been identified.

Coroner Robert Edge tells the Sun News of Myrtle Beach that 51-year-old Linda Butler of Conway was killed in the house fire Sunday. Edge says Butler died from injuries sustained in the fire and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A tweet from Horry County Fire Rescue says the blaze was reported around 4 p.m. Sunday. The newspaper says the home is still standing, but heavily damaged on Tuesday.

The fire remains under investigation.

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Information from: The Sun News, http://www.thesunnews.com/

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