Montello house fire leaves one person dead

Marquette County Sheriff's Office
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MARQUETTE COUNTY, Wis. (WMTV)---- One person is dead after a house fire in Marquette County on Saturday afternoon.

Sheriff Joseph R. Konrath of Marquette County said the department received a 911 call around 2:15 p.m. reporting a structure fire on Cass Street in the City of Montello. When crews arrived on scene, they found the house was engulfed in flames. An unidentified subject was found dead inside the house.

The fire and death are under investigation by the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, Marquette County Coroner, State of Wisconsin Department of Justice Fire Marshalls, and Montello Fire Department.

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