FATAL FIRE: Resident found dead

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A resident of One Temple Square appears to have died in a fire Friday afternoon. According to Fredonia Fire Department Public Information Officer Kurt Maytum, around 3 p.m. firefighters were called to an apartment fire on the second floor of the complex. Upon arrival, a deceased individual was found, who appeared to have died in the blaze. Maytum said the fire was contained to the one room. A Chautauqua County coroner was called to the scene. No further details were released Friday night.