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Norlina man killed in house fire

Posted February 23, 2012

— Warren County authorities have asked the State Bureau of Investigation to help with their investigation of a fatal house fire in Norlina.

Firefighters found Harry Harrison, 68, in the kitchen of his home at 131 Harrison Road Sunday night, authorities said Thursday. Attempts to revive him were unsuccessful.

No one else was home at the time.

The cause of the fire remains unknown, and Harrison's body has been sent for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.


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  • firesafetyusfa Feb 24, 2012

    Condolence to the family. In an effort to help prevent this from happening to another family, here’s a link with important fire safety information: http://1.usa.gov/AfSBdx

  • Epiphany Feb 23, 2012

    I wish for peace and resolution for the family.

  • tarheel1968 Feb 23, 2012

    prayers sent to his family.