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Two dead in mobile home fire near Lake Holcombe

LAKE HOLCOMBE - A mobile home fire in Chippewa County has killed two people, injured five more and left one person missing.

Two bodies were recovered from the fire north of Holcombe and the third is presumed to be dead. The five survivors were flown by helicopter to several hospitals. They included four adults and a two year old child.

Cornell and Sheldon firefighters responded. A portion of Highway M northeast of Holcombe was shut down to traffic as emergency responders were working on the scene.