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Woman, 79, found dead after fire destroys home in western Minnesota

The blaze was reported in Frazee, Minnesota,
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The body of a woman was found by authorities responding to a house fire Tuesday morning.

The blaze was reported at a home at 33895 120th Street in Frazee, Becker County, just before 9:30 a.m., with the property completely destroyed by the fire.

At the time fire crews arrived, it was not known if the home was occupied, but firefighters then found a body at the scene.

The victim was subsequently identified as Delores Lubitz, 79, who was the sole resident of the home.

The incident is under investigation by the State Fire Marshal, with its cause not yet known.

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