- Associated Press - Sunday, January 8, 2017

MAYVILLE, N.D. (AP) - A house fire has left one person dead in eastern North Dakota.

Traill County Sheriff Steve Hunt tells KFGO-AM (https://bit.ly/2i3C2pG ) firefighters found flames coming through the roof when they responded to the home at about 6:30 a.m. Saturday.

The victim was found inside. That person’s name has not been released.

Fire departments from Mayville and Portland battled the fire throughout the morning in subzero temperatures and wind chill readings of 20 to 30 below.

A deputy state fire marshal is investigating.

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Information from: KFGO-AM, https://www.kfgo.com


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