MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say a man is dead following a house fire Wednesday morning in western Minnesota.
The Lac qui Parle County Sheriff’s Office says emergency crews responded shortly before 11 a.m. to the home on the 600 block of 5th Avenue in Madison.READ MORE: Maple Grove Man Convicted Of Murder In Wife's Shooting Death
Crews found a man’s body at the scene. They also brought a woman suffering from apparent smoke inhalation to a nearby hospital.READ MORE: ‘Our Business is Down Over 50%’: Deadly St. Paul Bar Shooting Impacts Surrounding Businesses
The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Minnesota State Fire Marshal’s Office.MORE NEWS: None Hurt After Shots Fired Inside Plymouth Movie Theater
The victim’s name has yet to be released, pending family notification.