Body recovered after Salt Lake City apartment building fire


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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say the body of a man has been recovered from a Salt Lake City apartment building after a fire.

Salt Lake City Fire Department officials say crews responded to a report of a blaze at Beck Street Apartments around 8:30 a.m. Sunday.

The Deseret News reports that the man found dead has been identified as 51-year-old Jim Kavoukas.

Salt Lake City police say Kavoukas was alone at the time of the fire that is being called accidental.

They also say the victim died in the fire.

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Information from: Deseret News, http://www.deseretnews.com

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