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Coroner identifies body found in burned Pollock Pines home

The El Dorado County sheriff’s coroner division has identified the body found in a burned home in Pollock Pines.

Nathan Mendel, 32, of Pollock Pines, was identified using dental records.

Firefighters were called to a fire at the home in the 2900 block of North Street in Pollock Pines at about 5:30 a.m. Friday. Mendel’s body was found inside the residence.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews