Wake County

Oxford home fire kills four

Four people died early Sunday morning in a house fire in Oxford, officials said.

An Oxford Fire Department representative said firefighters responded to 210 Rectory St. in Oxford at about 3 a.m. Sunday.

The fire department representative said four people died in the blaze. He said the department could not release any more information as the investigation continues.

The department had not released the names of the victims as of Sunday afternoon.

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