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Heat Claims two lives in Missouri

July 30, 2005- Posted at 2:30 p.m. CDT

Cape Girardeau, Mo- The summer heat has now been blamed for 9 deaths in Missouri.

The latest victims are a Cape Girardeau woman and her son.

Glenda Rogers, who was in her 80s, and her 63 year old son were found in their non-airconditioned home with closed windows.

Authorities found the bodies this past Wednesday.

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