Fatal Fire: Lakewood Man Killed in Apartment Fire

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UPDATE: LAKEWOOD, OH (WOIO) - A fatal apartment fire in Lakewood Tuesday morning.

The deadly blaze sparked around 5:30AM on Edgewater. A man living on the 10th floor - 47-year old Ralph Morenz - was killed.

The Fire Marshall is still investigating a cause, but it began on a couch in the victim's living room.

Several nearby apartments were damaged by smoke. The initial fire loss is estimated at $35,000.

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