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COPY-Services set for teen killed in Ill. house fire

BROOKPORT, Ill. (AP) - Services are scheduled for a 13-year-old boy who authorities say was killed in a fire at his family's southern Illinois mobile home.

William Elmore died Monday at a hospital of injuries sustained Sunday night at his home near Brookport in Massac County.

Authorities said Elmore was alone at the time the blaze began.

Authorities have yet to reveal the cause of the fire.

Services for Elmore will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Brookport.

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