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Kenly Man Rescued From Burning Home

Posted June 5, 2001 10:31 a.m. EDT

— Volunteer firefighters rescued a Kenly man who had passed out in his smoke-filled home Tuesday morning.

Roy Godwin, 54, is listed in serious condition at UNC Hospitals. He was found near the front door of his Pope Avenue home about 2:15 a.m.

The house was in flames when members of the Kenly Volunteer Fire Department arrived and pulled Godwin out.

No word on what caused the fire.