Dumont fire claims the life of 102-year-old resident

A 102-year-old man is dead after his Dumont home went up in flames Saturday afternoon.Investigators say Anthony Manzi, 102, died after his home caught fire

DUMONT - A 102-year-old man is dead after his Dumont home went up in flames Saturday afternoon.

Investigators say Anthony Manzi, 102, died after his home caught fire while he was inside.

Neighbors say that after they called 911 to report the blaze, they tried to check on Manzi to see if he was inside but were unable to get in.

Authorities say the fire does not appear suspicious but investigators came on scene to determine the exact cause of the blaze.

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