Man dies in house fire near Carlinville - KMOV.com

Man dies in house fire near Carlinville

CARLINVILLE, Ill. -- A house fire claimed the life of Carrol E. Johnson, 84, of 15262 Shipman Road early Saturday morning.

According to a Macoupin County Sheriff's report, Johnson lived with his daughter, who was out of town at the time.

A passer-by reported the fire to Macoupin County emergency dispatch at 5:03 a.m. Carlinville firefighters arrived at the scene at about 5:17 a.m. and brought the fire under control 45 minutes later.

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