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      One person killed in Florence County fire

      A mobile home fire in Florence County claimed the life of one person.

      Fire crews were called to the home on Young Road in Timmonsville around 10:40 Friday night.

      The victim, identified as Michael D. Rust, 26, of the Timmonsville area was the only person inside the residence at the time of the fire, according to Florence County Coroner Keith von Lutcken.

      The body is being sent to MUSC in Charleston for an autopsy.

      The incident remains under investigation by the Florence County Coroner's and Sheriff's Offices.