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Fiery Death For Elderly Mendota Man

Posted by wlpo on December 5, 2011

A pickup fire along Route 251 near Mendota killed a man.

86 year old Bruce Waldorf was found dead inside of a burning pickup truck Friday afternoon. Investigators say he had been burning a downed tree in an open field south of Mendota.

The death is still under investigation. Sheriff Tom Templeton doesn’t suspect any foul play.

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