Published on Thursday, 20 September 2012 13:31
Fatal fire in Paynesville Township
Monday, Sept. 17, at about
6:01 a.m., a motorist reported a fire at a residence located at 19503 293rd Ave., in Paynesville Township. The Paynesville Fire Dept. and Ambulance Service and Stearns County Sheriff's Deputies responded to the call. When responders arrived, they found the mobile home fully engulfed in flames.
When the flames were extinguised, a human body was found inside the residence. The body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office for autopsy.