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      Body found inside burned home

      Fire happened at home located at 1129 Hezekiah Rd. in Eastover.

      (EASTOVER, SC) ?? Columbia-Richland Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins says a body was found inside a house that burned down in Eastover Sunday afternoon.

      "We're unsure as to how the fire started", says Chief Jenkins. "We're looking at probably around $40,000 worth of damage, and the double-wide is totally destroyed."

      The home is located in the 1100 block of Hezekiah rd. Officials say it??s too early to know if the person died as a result of foul play.

      The Richland County Coroner's Office identifies the male victim as Paschal Swann.

      Investigators are working to determine a cause of the fire.