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Deputies identify elderly man, caregiver killed in Molalla house fire

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Courtesy: Molalla Fire Department Courtesy: Molalla Fire Department
MOLALLA, OR (KPTV) -

Deputies have identified the victims of Thursday’s house fire in Molalla as Philip Ross, 88, and Joshua McGraw, 26.

Fire crews responded to the 13800 block of South Leabo Road shortly after 7 a.m. on the report of a fire.

According to crews, the fire started during the night in Phillip Ross’ bed and was contained to the bed.

Fire officials said a daytime caregiver later found the two men and called 911. 

According to deputies, there are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the origin of the fire.

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