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News Release 7/20/18

Post Date:07/20/2018 9:42 AM

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   July 20, 2018

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250 GRAPE STREET – ABILENE, TX 79601 Ph: (325) 676-6676

On July 20, 2018, at approximately 1:52 a.m. the Abilene Fire Department responded to a structure fire in the 4700 block of Pamela. Fire crews arrived to find light smoke coming from the residence. The first arriving engine made entry and removed two victims, one male and one female from the residence. Both Victims were transported to Hendrick Medical Center via ambulance. The female succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased by the Justice of the Peace. The male was treated and flown to Parkland where he ultimately succumbed to his injuries. The names of the victims are being withheld pending notification of next of kin. The cause of the fire was determined to be accidental. Estimated value of damage is $20,000.

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