TOWN OF MERCER, Wis. (AP) — Two people have died in a house fire in northern Wisconsin this week.
Officials say the fire happened Wednesday night in the Town of Mercer. The home on Old Highway 51 Rd. was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived at just after 6pm.
The coroner pronounced a 24-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman dead at the scene. Their names have not been released pending notification of family.
Officials say the cause of the fire remains under investigation.