Man In Deadly Onslow County Trailer Fire Identified

Authorities have identified a man who died after fire ripped through a mobile home early Tuesday morning.

Onslow County Fire Marshal Brian Kelly says four fire departments were sent just after midnight to a mobile home on Kennys Avenue, that's in the Dixon Estates Mobile Home Park off Highway 17.

Deputies say a mother and her child escaped with only smoke inhalation.

The victim has been identified as Christopher Miller, 35, of Verona.

The man was found in a bedroom, and deputies say it appears Miller died from smoke inhalation.

The SBI has been called in to help investigate the cause.

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