Skip to main content

Woman dies 2 days after house fire in south Minneapolis

The fired happened Wednesday, Nov. 6.

A woman injured in a house fire in Minneapolis last week has died. 

Minneapolis Fire Department responded to a blaze around 10 p.m. Wednesday at a home located on the 5200 block fo 36th Ave. S. 

While searching the house, firefighters found a woman unconscious near the back door and carried her outside before she was transported to a local hospital. She died from her injuries on Friday. 

The victim's identity has not been released and the cause of the fire is under investigation. 

It's the first fire-related death in Minneapolis of 2019. There were three fire-related fatalities in Minneapolis in 2018. 

In a separate incident, a 25-year-old man died in a house fire Sunday morning in Red Wing.  

Next Up

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 4.04.40 PM

Ramen bar announced for upcoming Eat Street Crossing food hall

The restaurant roster is filling up at Eat Street Crossing.

police lights squad car dark - Unsplash

Man dies after being shot during argument in Minneapolis

It's the 70th homicide in Minneapolis this year.

NearNorthEncampment

Minneapolis police, city employees clear out Near North encampment

This comes as colder weather moves through the state.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 4.32.46 PM

New T.J. Maxx to open in the Twin Cities this month

Opening day will kick off with extended hours.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 3.04.24 PM

Former Hennepin County commissioner arrested for DWI

The 61-year-old was being held in Hennepin County Jail as of Thursday morning.

Evie Carshare

Electric carshare network showing growth in Twin Cities

Over 25,000 trips have been logged in a six-month span.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 1.11.01 PM

Popular Apple Valley ice arena could be replaced

A concept plan to transform the ice arena is being considered.

21a171abc8c6a3619739a786eed516a563206c38bec4a972944e80fa213b9ab6

Low river levels bring cancellations for St. Paul-New Orleans Viking cruises

The low water also impacted some barge traffic making its way down the river.

10.6 Tempest Weather Thumbnail

Drought tightens grip as Twin Cities reaches 'extreme' level

By this time last year, drought was fading fast in Minnesota.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 11.23.49 AM

Woman missing since car crash has been found

The 49-year-old is believed to have been driving when the crash happened.

Related

fire, flames

Woman found dead after house fire in Pine County

A man was able to escape the Tuesday evening fire.

Minneapolis Fire Department

Roof collapses on 3 firefighters in south Minneapolis

The fire happened at a residence east of Lake Nokomis on Sunday.

Minneapolis Fire Department

House fire victim dies days after being rescued by Minneapolis firefighters

A cat was also killed in the fire and two firefighters were treated at HCMC.

fire, flames

2 people found dead after house fire in New Hope

The fire was reported just before 11 a.m. Thursday.

pixabay-fire-truck-side-close

2 people found dead after central MN house fire

The sheriff's office and State Fire Marshal are investigating.

fire, flames

Body found after 'suspicious' Winona house fire

The fire burned a home in the southeastern Minnesota city on Monday.

Man dies, woman and 2 teens escape house fire in Andover

The teenagers were taken to a hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.