Fatal house fire in Fairmont 09 Sep 14

A house fire has claimed the life of a woman in Fairmont.  The home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived Sunday morning and some neighbors were evacuated.  The body of a 61-year-old female resident was found after the fire was extinguished.  The unidentified remains were sent to the Ramsey County medical examiner for an autopsy.  The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of relatives.  The State Fire Mar


shal’s office is investigating the cause of the blaze.