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Authorities have released the name of an 81-year-old man who was found dead after a blaze in his Shiawassee County home.
Sheriff's detective Lt. David Kirk tells The Argus Press of Owosso that the victim was Frank R. Hix.
The department says the fire happened Saturday at a house in Vernon Township. The area is about 15 miles west-southwest of Flint.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
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