BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have released the name of a 74-year-old woman who died in a house fire east of Bemidji on Friday.
The Beltrami County sheriff’s office identifies the victim as the homeowner, Ingeburg Katharina Tangen.READ MORE: 12-Year-Old Hurt In St. Paul Shooting; Investigation Underway
Firefighters were called around 2:45 a.m. Friday and arrived to find the home engulfed in flames. Tangen’s body was found inside the home after crews put out the fire.READ MORE: 5 People Injured In House Explosion In Cambridge
An autopsy is pending. The Bemidji Fire Department and the sheriff’s office are investigating with help from the Minnesota state fire marshal’s office.MORE NEWS: ‘We’re Making Some Adjustments’: Worker Shortage Has Metro Transit Pushing Light Rail Service To Every 12 Minutes
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