Northern Wis. Fire Kills 2

Posted at: 12/19/2013 5:07 PM
Updated at: 12/19/2013 5:09 PM

The Iron County Sheriff's Office says two people are dead after a fire in a home in the Town of Mercer.

The fire happened Wednesday night at a home on old Highway 51.  The home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

The coroner pronounced a 24-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman dead at the scene.  Their names have not been released.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.