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Burned body found after fire in Sciotoville, OH home

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SCIOTOVILLE, OH -

A body was discovered in a home that caught fire on Rose Street in Sciotoville, OH early Thursday morning. 

Firefighters with the Portsmouth Fire Department say the home at 1116 Rose Street caught fire at approximately 2:20 a.m. 

Firefighters say the body, which was described as being badly burned, has been sent to the Montgomery County coroner.  Investigators with the Ohio State Fire Marshals Office are on the scene.  The cause of the fire hasn't been determined.

Firefighters say the house is a total loss, but there was no damage to surrounding homes.