Fire kills one at homeless camp in the Brewery District

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COLUMBUS (WCMH) — One person was pronounced dead at the scene of a fire at a homeless camp Saturday night.

Fire officials say they responded to the fire around 10:30 p.m. The homeless camp is located along the railroad track side of Whittier and South Front streets.

Investigators says the fire appears to have be the result of a small propane bottle. The investigation continues.

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