Fatal Fire In Fluvanna County

By: Venton Blandin
By: Venton Blandin

May 18, 2006

One man was killed after a fire broke out in a house on Hunters Lodge Road in Fluvanna County just after 7 a.m. Firefighters rescued a woman from the burning house.

"There was a female occupant in the residence and she was transported for UVA for smoke inhalation and to be checked out," said Chief Mike Brent of Fluvanna County Fire Department.

Investigators are on the scene and they say they believe the fire started in the back area of the house, possibly in a bedroom.

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