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Newport man found inside burning box truck

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NEWPORT, R.I. -

A Newport man was found inside a burning box truck on Monday night.

Firefighters were called to Fir Street at about 11:30 p.m. where they found the truck burning near the side of the road.

The man was pulled from the cab of the truck and taken to Newport Hospital where he later died.

The man's name has not been released.

Police are investigating.

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