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UPDATE: Birmingham man died in Shelby County apartment fire

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SHELBY COUNTY, AL -

A Birmingham man died from a fire at an apartment complex in Shelby County.

The Shelby County Sheriff's Office reports the victim is Mark Wayne Gambrell, 59.

Gambrell was pronounced dead at the scene in the 3900 block of North Chesapeake, in the Lakes of Inverness apartment complex.

The fire was called in to 911 operators about 8:50pm Sunday.

A preliminary investigation shows the fire started in the kitchen, but an official cause has not been released.

An autopsy will be done to determine the cause and manner of Gambrell's death.

No other people were injured in the fire.

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