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One person dies in an overnight apartment fire

An elderly Tulsa man dies in an early Monday apartment fire.

It happened at the River Park Apartments at 7803 South Wheeling Avenue around 2 AM.

Fire crews found one man inside the apartment. He was taken to the hospital where he later died. The fire caused $10,000 to $15,000 in damage. Officials say the cause of the fire appears to be smoking in bed.

The victim's name has not been released.
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