CALEDONIA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in southeastern Minnesota say a fire broke out in a rural trailer park early Christmas morning, leaving one woman dead and two homes destroyed.

The Caledonia volunteer fire department in Houston County was called to a trailer park Wednesday just after 1 a.m. Fire Chief Chuck Gavin says firefighters arrived to find one home fully engulfed, and the wind had blown the flames onto the second home.

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Neighbors had already helped residents of the second home evacuate. The woman who died lived in the first home.

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Gavin says the cause of the fire is still being determined, but investigators suspect a possible electrical issue in the woman’s home

He also says the fire could easily have spread to other homes if it had taken any longer to report.

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