AFR investigates cause of SW house fire

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Albuquerque Fire Rescue is looking into the cause of a deadly fire in southwest Albuquerque.

The fire happened just before 3 a.m. Tuesday at a home near 86th Street and Tower. According to AFR, the fire broke a window which accelerated flames.

Crews were able to extinguish the fire but found a man in a wheelchair that was deceased. No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is unknown and under investigation. 

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