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Couple perish in apartment fire in Kawasaki

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A man and a woman were found burned to death in their Kawasaki apartment on Monday, police said Tuesday.

According to police, a fire broke out at around 6 p.m. at an apartment belonging to the couple in their 50s. Fuji TV reported that the victims were taken to hospital after the fire was reported, but were pronounced dead on arrival.

The cause of the blaze has not yet been determined, police said.

The couple's teenage daughter was not at home at the time of the fire, police said.

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Sounds strange, but I do hope it was not suicide. RIP and I feel so sorry for the daughter!

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"Burned to death"?! That's horrible. Most fire victims die of smoke inhalation.

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OMG!! So sad!

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The people are killing themselves. More thefts and robberies are taking place daily and increasingly being committed by the elderly. What has the Abe Government done to their pride and their desolation as a result of his economic policies that are becoming clearer and clearer by the day to have failed miserably. A personla gamble on his part but a great loss for its cotozens except the rich and wealthy and their politicians and Yakuza..

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oh no! that poor daughter.

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