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Two Die In Person County House Fire

Posted March 10, 2006 3:34 a.m. EST

— Two people died in a mobile home fire Friday afternoon, fire officials said.

The fire happened just after 1 p.m. at 181 Boonie Blue Lane near Roxboro, said John Gentry, Roxboro fire chief.

Two people were trapped inside the home and died.

The victims were a woman in her 30s and a man in his 50s, Gentry said.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, Gentry said.