Fatal Fire in Dover

Created: 04/16/2014 6:13 PM

(ABC 6 News) - The Olmsted County Sheriff has confirmed that one person was killed in a fire in rural Dover this morning.

Sheriff David Mueller tells ABC 6 News that a passerby noticed smoke coming from the house. But he says when fire crews arrived, the home was fully engulfed.

As for the identity of the victim... that is still unknown. News crews are being held away from the scene at the end of a long driveway, but officials say the Medical Examiner is on scene. 

ABC 6 News Anchor James Wilcox is at the scene covering this story. He'll have more tonight on ABC 6 News at 10.

3770 Olmsted County Road 107 - Dover, MN
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