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1 dead following overnight Smyrna house fire

It all happened at a house on Cooper Lake Court.

COBB COUNTY, Ga. — The Smyrna Fire Department is investigating after a person died in a house fire early Friday morning. 

Around midnight, firefighters were called to a home off Cooper Lake Court after heavy smoke was seen coming from the home's door. When first responders arrived, they found one person dead inside a bedroom. 

Firefighters rescued one man from the fire. He was taken to a hospital and treated for smoke inhalation. Firefighters are still investigating the cause of the fire.

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