Man died of smoke inhalation in home fire

September 13, 2019 GMT

FARMINGTON, N.H. (AP) — Authorities say a man found in a bedroom following a fire at a New Hampshire home died of smoke inhalation.

Police said the single-family home was heavily damaged in the fire in Farmington on Thursday night. They said two other people in the home were able to escape. They weren’t hurt.

The man was identified as 43-year-old Jeremy Tufts, of Farmington.

The cause and circumstances surrounding the fire remain under investigation.