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PRICE HILL, OH (FOX19) --- A man who was found unconscious in a fire on Wednesday has died from his injuries.
76-year-old Jerry Friend died early Friday morning at the burn unit of University Hospital. He suffered severe burns from the chest up after a fire at the 600 block of Pedretti Avenue on Wednesday. Fire crews found Friend unconscious, sitting in a chair at the time of the fire.
Neighbors at the scene tell FOX19 that he may have been smoking and fell asleep.