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One person dead in fire outside Bloomington

Posted: 11:58 AM, Feb 26, 2019
Updated: 2019-02-26 13:08:25-05
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MONROE COUNTY — One person is dead following a fire late Monday outside Bloomington in Monroe County.

Firefighters were called to the scene, on State Road 446 near Lake Monroe about 9 p.m Monday.

What the Monroe County Coroner described as a "shed type structure," was on fire.

The coroner confirmed Tuesday that one person died in the fire, but identification of the victim and other information about the fire has not been released.

Indiana State Police and the State Fire Marshall are assisting local authorities in the investigation.