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Sixth victim dies in Salem house explosion

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Albany/HV: Sixth victim dies in Salem house explosion
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SALEM, N.Y. -- A sixth victim has died after last week's house explosion in Salem.

State Police said Darrell Durham, 20, died at Westchester Medical Center where he was being treated at the burn unit.

State Police said Tammy Palmer, 41, Clarissa Lyn Porlier, 19, and Robert Sanford, 16, all died in the explosion at the house on Routes 22 and 29 on July 13. Lawrence Berg, Jr., 19, and 2-month-old Niyah Lynne Durham both died at Albany Medical Center. Several others were also injured.

The cause of the explosion remains under investigation.

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