- Associated Press - Tuesday, November 3, 2015

SWANZEY, N.H. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a fire in a residential building in Swanzey and the death of the homeowner the day before.

Firefighters responded to a report of fire at the home on Tuesday morning. They say when they arrived the residents of the home had already put out the fire.

The state fire marshal and local police and fire officials say the owner of the home reportedly had died on Monday and was still inside the home when the fire broke out.

The other occupants of the home escape uninjured.

Police say an autopsy will be performed to identify the dead homeowner and the cause of death. The origin and cause of the fire are under investigation.

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