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Body discovered after fire in Antigo

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A body has been found after a fire at a home in Antigo.

The Antigo Fire Department was called to a report of smoke coming from a home at 247 South Virginia street at 4:51 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

Heavy smoke and flames were found coming from the home when emergency workers arrived.

While the fire was being put out, a body was found.

The scene was preserved for an investigation.

The family has been notified.

The State of Wisconsin Fire Marshall’s office has been contacted to help with the investigation.

John Burton is the WXPR Morning Edition Host.
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