- Associated Press - Tuesday, December 12, 2017

BUFFALO CITY, Wis. (AP) - Two people are dead after a mobile home fire in western Wisconsin.

The fire broke out about 5 a.m. Tuesday in Buffalo City. A Buffalo County sheriff’s deputy arrived within minutes of the call and found the back half of the mobile home engulfed in flames.

The deputy reported a small explosion that could have been a propane tank. Deputies evacuated surrounding homes until the fire department arrived.

Fire crews learned that two family members were not accounted for. WKOW-TV reports they were later found dead. The victims’ names have not been released.

Authorities don’t know what caused the fire.


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