- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 1, 2015

FREEPORT, Minn. (AP) - One person is dead and two others were treated for smoke inhalation after a house fire in Freeport.

The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says authorities were called to the fire at about 3:30 a.m. Tuesday. They arrived to find the home fully engulfed in flames.

Three people were inside at the time. Two made it out and were treated for smoke inhalation but a third person was found dead inside.

Names were not immediately released.

The State Fire Marshall’s Office is investigating the fire’s cause.

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