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Update: Roanoke House Fire Victim Identified

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Roanoke, VA - Fire officials have released the name of the person who died in Monday's house fire.

According to spokeswoman Tiffany Bradbury, the Medical Examiner identified the victim as Rhonda McKinney, 46 of Roanoke.

Bradbury says it still appears the cause of the fire is accidental.  The Fire Marshal's Office is still investigating.

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Photo: Roanoke Fire-EMS 
                                                                                                                                                                                      Roanoke, VA – Roanoke Fire officials are investigating what caused a house fire Monday that killed a person.

Two fire fighters were injured in the fire. Their injuries are non-life threatening.
Two cats and a bird died as well and a dog is missing.

The victim's identity has not been released at this time.

Roanoke Fire-EMS says the fire broke out in the 3300 block of Ridge Run Drive Monday afternoon.

Officials continue to investigate the fire.

Stay with ABC 13 for further updates.

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