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Student dies in St. Cloud house fire

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Nov 26, 2012 at 1:45 pm

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) Authorities have released the name of a college student who died in a St. Cloud house fire on Saturday.

Twenty three year-old Kyle Kopischke of Comfrey was a graduate of Alexandria Technical and Community College. He had been accepted to attend classes at St. Cloud Technical and Community College, but did not enroll. He died in the fire at 520 Eighth Avenue South.

A 22 year-old man was injured in the fire, and was treated and released from St. Cloud Hospital. His name was not released.

St. Cloud Fire Chief Bill Mund says investigators were back on the scene this morning looking for the cause of the fire.

Photo courtesty of Ben Hullander

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