MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An infant is dead after a fire in Tower Wednesday morning.

The St. Louis County Sheriff’s office says first responders arrived at the scene of a fire on the 800 block of 3rd Street North at about 7:40 a.m. to find flames and smoke pouring out of a building.

Firefighters extinguished the fire, searched the residence and discovered the body of an 11-month-old child.

The fire is under investigation.