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Death investigation after fire in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) - Authorities are investigating the death of a man after a fire in Cape Girardeau.

The Cape Girardeau County Coroner's Office, the Cape Girardeau Fire Department, the Cape Girardeau Police Department and the Missouri State Fire Marshal's Office are investigating a deadly fire that occurred in the 1300 block of Big Bend Road.

Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton pronounced James Stuart Weber, 48, dead at the scene of the fire at 5:45 p.m. on Monday.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday morning at the Mineral Area Regional Medical Center in Farmington.

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