Mon. 3:05 p.m.: UPDATE – Coroner called to house fire, at least one dead

VERNON – Fire fighters responding to a fire at 5579 Warner Road NE began searching the home’s interior after a caller phoned 911 dispatchers to report his uncle could not be located.

Interior crews advised that there were two victims inside, according to a 911 report. One, an adult man, has been confirmed dead.

Emergency crews were called to the scene shortly after 1 p.m. today for a fire that had engulfed a house and horse trailers. The caller told dispatchers the horses were out of the barn.

This is a developing story. For more details, check back here or read Tuesday’s Tribune Chronicle print edition.

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