Fire officials rule Sayers Street blaze unintentional

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Lufkin fire officials have ruled a Sayers Street fire which claimed the life of a Lufkin man to be unintentional.

Assistant Fire Marshal Steve McCool said the fire started from a space heater being too close to combustible objects.

Clemente Parker, 53, died from smoke inhalation, McCool said.

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