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Deadly Charleston Fire Has Local Ties

Last updated on Wednesday, June 20, 2007

(WASHINGTON, IN) - One of the nine firefighers killed Monday in the deadly Charleston, South Carolina furniture warehouse fire was born and raised in Indiana.

Mark Kelsey was from Washington--in Southern Indiana. The 40 year-old's parents still live there.

Southern Indiana firefighters including Kelsey's childhood friends, are looking into how they can help the fallen firefighter's family.

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