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Fatal Apartment Fire Investigated in SW Minnesota

Posted at: 02/08/2013 10:23 AM

OLIVIA, Minn. (AP) - A state fire marshal is investigating a fatal apartment fire in Olivia.

Authorities have not yet identified the person who died in Thursday's fire at Westcourt Apartments. Fire officials say the fire was contained to one apartment, although 15 additional units sustained smoke damage.
 
The West Central Tribune (http://bit.ly/WVvJOI ) says 15 people were temporarily displaced by the fire.
 
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Information from: West Central Tribune, http://www.wctrib.com
 
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2/8/2013 8:26:03 AM (GMT -6:00)