- 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.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide