Fatal Lowestoft house fire is not suspicious, police announce
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A fatale house fire in Lowestoft is not being treated as suspicious, police have said.
Police were called by the fire service to reports that a property was on fire in Oulton Road Northat at around 10.40am on Sunday.
The body of a man, reportedly an elderly man, was found in the property.
A second man was injured and taken to hospital on Sunday.
This morning, a Suffolk Constabulary spokesman said a post-mortem investigation has taken place and the cause of death has been determined as inhalation of fire fumes.
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The man has not yet been formally identified.
A file will now be prepared for the coroner.
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