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Man's body found after fire breaks out at Lancaster Co. home

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LANCASTER COUNTY, SC (WBTV) -

Emergency crews are responding to a deadly fire in Lancaster County.

Flames broke out at the home in the 300 block of East Marion Street in Kershaw at about 10 a.m. Thursday.

The body of 34-year-old Adam Whitley was pulled from the home.

Firefighters from Black Creek, Rich Hill, Heath Springs, and Kershaw responded to the home.

Officials say the fire was in one room, but fire crews on scene reported smoke coming from all areas of the house.

The fire is believed to have started in the living room area of the home where multiple extension cords and an electric heater were plugged in.

SKY3 is flying over the scene. Check back here for updates.

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