Authorities ID victim in Shoreview house fire
- Associated Press
- January 1, 2013 - 10:47 AM
SHOREVIEW, Minn. - Authorities in Ramsey County have identified a woman who died in a fire at her Shoreview home.
KSTP-TV says 60-year-old Nancy Swanson ( http://bit.ly/S3iSh6) lived alone in the house that burned on Monday morning. Firefighters reported difficulty getting inside the house due to piles of debris and clutter.
A spokesman for the Ramsey County Sheriff's office says conditions inside the home suggest hoarding. Firefighters believe the fire was accidental and started in the basement.
Information from: KSTP-AM, http://www.am1500.com
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