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Coroner: Death in Moncks Corner shed fire ruled accidental

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MONCKS CORNER, SC (WCSC) -

A Moncks Corner man died in a shed fire on New Year's Eve, authorities say.

Henry Bryant, 59, died in the fire from smoke inhalation and thermal burns, according to Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury.

Firefighters responded to a call for a shed fire on President Circle around 10 p.m. on Wednesday. After the fire was extinguished, Bryant's body was found in the rubbish, Salisbury said.

Salisbury ruled Bryant's death accidental.

The death was also being investigated by Moncks Corner Police and a SLED fire investigator, Salisbury said.

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