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Yazoo County man dies in early morning house fire

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YAZOO COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

At 1:47 this morning, firefighters responded to the Shady Lane apartments on Shady Lane in Yazoo County.

Heavy smoke was pouring out of an apartment just outside the city limits.

Firefighters had to force themselves inside where they found 36-year-old Lendell Watson the third. 

Rescue crews pulled him out to the landing and performed CPR, but he was pronounced dead on the scene.

Smoke inhalation is believed to be the cause of death.

Firefighters still do not know what caused the fire.

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