1 Person Dead in Mobile Home Fire

Posted Tuesday, May 14, 2013 --- 11:55 a.m.

COON VALLEY, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities say one person has died in a mobile home fire in Vernon County.

Sheriff's officials say 76-year-old George Faber was killed Monday when the blaze swept his home in Coon Valley, a small village about 10 miles southeast of La Crosse.

Lt. Scott Bjerkos tells WXOW-TV investigators are focusing on an electrical heater as a possible source of the fire.

Copyright 2013: Associated Press

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