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Victims of Cumberland County fire identified

Posted September 4, 2008 8:54 a.m. EDT

— Cumberland County sheriff's deputies have identified the man who died Monday in a fatal fire near Hope Mills.

Joseph Francis Carroll, 52, of 4862 Monticello Avenue, was killed when his home caught fire at 1 a.m. in the Colonial Heights neighborhood. Lana Yvette Hood, 45, was injured. She is being treated at UNC Hospitals.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.