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Moore County fire kills 70-year-old man

Posted December 30, 2018 7:14 p.m. EST
Updated December 30, 2018 7:41 p.m. EST

Moore County fire kills 1

— A 70-year-old man died after suffering serious burns in a Moore County house fire Sunday.

Crews responded to the fire, outside of Carthage, just after 4:30 p.m.

A life flight helicopter had been called to transport the victim to a trauma center, but one was not available.

The victim was transported by ambulance to FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.

Moore County fire kills 1

The victim’s identity has not been released, pending family notification.

Billy Marts of the Aberdeen Times contributed to this report.