90-year-old Wesley Carrion, a World War II veteran, dies in Sag Harbor house fire

Carrion's son says the veteran supplied troops with weapons and food during the war.

Carrion's son says the veteran supplied troops with weapons and food during the war. (10/1/13)

SAG HARBOR - A 90-year-old World War II veteran has been killed in a Sag Harbor house fire.

Wesley Carrion was found in a bedroom late yesterday after a fire at a home on Hillside Drive, Newsday reports.

Fire officials say the fire was in another bedroom in the house, but Carrion's home was filled with smoke.

His son says Carrion was part of the Army's Red Ball Express that supplied troops with weapons and food during World War II.

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