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Man killed in fire was drunk

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YAKIMA, Wash -- Autopsy results indicate that a man killed in a fire on February 24th was drunk. According to the Yakima County Coroner, Maurie Rice, Edward Moller, 57, was intoxicated when he died.

Results show Moller's blood alcohol level above the legal limit. Investigators still believe the fire at the South 2nd St apartment building was accidental. More than 60-people were forced from their homes.