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One person dead in Sheboygan fire

Published On: Apr 30 2013 06:11:07 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 30 2013 06:11:00 AM CDT
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SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) -

An apartment fire in Sheboygan has turned deadly.

Fire officials say one person who lived on the lower level of the apartment building died in the fire Tuesday morning. WTMJ-TV reports the victim was found in the living room of the apartment.

Assistant Chief Vernon Koch says heavy smoke was coming through a window of the apartment when they arrived about 1:40 a.m. Firefighters rescued some residents from the second floor of the 16-unit complex.

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