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1 dead in Willmar house fire

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Sep 18, 2013 at 11:52 am

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a fatal house fire in Willmar.

Someone passing by the home Tuesday saw smoke coming from the eaves of the house and called for help.

Firefighters responded and found a fire in the kitchen of the house and the person who died.

A neighbor, Jerry Gesch, tells the West Central Tribune the home was occupied by an elderly widow.

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