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One person dead in St. Charles, Minn., motel fire, 4 others escape

  • Associated Press
  • December 7, 2012 - 6:20 AM

ST. CHARLES, Minn. - Authorities say one person was found dead in a motel fire in St. Charles.

Firefighters were called to Downtown Motel about 11 p.m. Thursday. Crews found flames shooting from the roof and out a window. Officials say one person was found dead, four others in the motel escaped.

KAAL-TV ( http://bit.ly/TY50zL) reports the Red Cross provided assistance to those who escaped the fire.

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Information from: KAAL-TV, http://www.kaaltv.com

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