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Accidental fire kills western Md. trailer dweller

Monday - 1/28/2013, 4:51pm  ET

OAKLAND, Md. - The Maryland State Fire Marshall's Office says a fire that killed an Oakland man began when a kerosene heater ignited some nearby materials.

The agency reported Monday on the cause of the trailer fire that killed 37-year- old Roger Reckart.

He was found dead in the burned remains of his 16-foot camper trailer Friday night.

Investigators say Reckart was the lone occupant of the trailer.


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