House fire kills 72-year-old man, dog in Mexico, Missouri

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MEXICO, Mo. (AP) _ Missouri state fire investigators are helping try to determine what caused a house fire that killed a 72-year-old man and his dog in east-central Missouri’s Mexico.

The Mexico Department of Public Safety says Alvin Norman’s body was found inside the house early Friday.

The department says significant fire damage was found in the structure’s bedroom.