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Two killed in Atoka house fire

ATOKA, TN (WMC-TV) - A house fire in Atoka killed two people early Thursday morning.

Fire Crews from Munford-Atoka, Brighton and the Three Star Volunteer Squad responded to the fire in the 100 block of Chisolm Trail around 2 a.m. Thursday

Officials said the two people found dead inside the Tipton County home appeared to be male and were each found in separate bedrooms.

Authorities are not sure if there was a working smoke detector in the home.

The State Fire Marshal responded to the scene and an investigation is underway into what sparked the fire.

Atoka is located about 25 miles northeast of Memphis.

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