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Police and fire


Smoke inhalation killed fire victim

An 81-year-old Angola man killed in a house fire Monday died from smoke inhalation, the Steuben County Coroner’s Office said Wednesday.

Herbert Sanders was inside his house at 809 Growth Parkway when the fire erupted, the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office said.

The blaze began about 3 p.m. Monday; the Angola Fire Department has ruled the fire accidental.