Fatal Fire: One Person Killed After Flames Erupt In Canton Christmas Eve

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CANTON, OH (WOIO) - A Christmas Eve fire has claimed the life of 23 year old Sean Powers.

Fire sparked on the top floor of a duplex in the 900 block of Smith Avenue SW around 10:25PM.

Powers was in Canton visiting his sister for the holiday.

No one else was there at the time of the fire.

Damage is estimated at around $60,000 to the house.

Fire officials are investigating a cause.

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