Deadly house fire kills elderly man in Newark

Officials say that one man was killed in a deadly house fire that burned this morning in Newark. Investigators say the fire that claimed the

Officials have identified the victim as Roosevelt Fowler.

Officials have identified the victim as Roosevelt Fowler. (1/26/13)

NEWARK - Officials say that one man was killed in a deadly house fire that burned this morning in Newark.

Investigators say the fire that claimed the life of Roosevelt Fowler began at around 9 a.m. on Palm Street.

Neighbors tell News 12 New Jersey that they tried to rescue the elderly man, but were literally blown away by the intensity of the blaze.
 

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