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Man Found Dead Inside Burning Henrico Home

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HENRICO, VA - A fire inside a home on West Broad Street in Henrico County Thursday is under investigation after a man was found dead inside. 

Crews responded to the 8300 block of West Broad Street around 2:30 p.m. Thursday after smoke was seen coming from a home that was supposed to be vacant.

Firefighters extinguished a small fire inside the home's dining area. The victim was discovered near the fire.

Fire officials said the home was owned by four siblings but was not being lived in at the time of the fire. The identity of the victim has not been released, but it is believed to be one of the family members.

The cause of the fire has not been released. The victim's cause of death will be determined by the medical examiner.

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