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2 dead in northern Wis. fire

  • Associated Press
  • December 19, 2013 - 6:10 PM

TOWN OF MERCER, Wis. — Two people are dead after a fire in a home in northern Wisconsin.

The Iron County sheriff's office says the fire happened Wednesday night in the Town of Mercer. The home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived.

The coroner pronounced a 24-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman dead at the scene. Their names have not been released.

WDIO-TV (http://bit.ly/1erNwv7 ) reports the cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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