UEHLING — Authorities say firefighters found the body of an 83-year-old man while fighting a house blaze in the Dodge County town of Uehling.

Almost 50 firefighters from Uehling and nearby communities responded after the fire was reported late Sunday night at the two-story home.

The man's name hasn't been released. An autopsy was ordered.

Fire officials say the fire cause was electrical.

Uehling, population 223, is north of Fremont in northeast Nebraska.

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