Victim identified in Maple Heights house fire

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MAPLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — A man died in a house fire in the 14900 block of James Avenue Thursday night.

Maple Heights firefighters say the fire broke out at around 8 p.m.

Police identified the man as James Szabo, 58. He was trapped inside the home and died at the scene.

Bedford, Garfield Heights and Bedford Heights assisted.

The cause of the fire is unknown.