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Police name man who died in unit fire

NZ Newswire logoNZ Newswire 3/08/2016

Police have named the man whose body was found at the scene of a Christchurch house fire.

He was Stephen Rayner, 66, whose family are travelling from overseas.

The fire happened at a property on Rutherford St, Woolston, on July 27.

Two women managed to escape, but Mr Rayner was found in the burnt-out unit.

Police say there is nothing to suggest the fire was suspicious, but the investigation is continuing.

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