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Victim identified in fatal Grainger County fire
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(WBIR) Authorities have identified the Grainger County man who passed away after a fire earlier this week at his home.

Grainger County Sheriff's Department said an autopsy positively identified the victim as Randy Dwayne Dalton.

Preliminary autopsy results also showed there was no trauma to the victim before the fire at his home at 1085 Coffey Chapel Road in Thorn Hill. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Earlier this week, the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation confirmed to 10News it had been asked to assist. Grainger County Sheriff's Department said the Tennessee Bomb and Arson Division, as well as the Fourth Judicial District Attorney's Office is also investigating.


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