Duplex fire nearly kills Detroit Lakes man | Park Rapids Enterprise

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Duplex fire nearly kills Detroit Lakes man

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Five people escaped a large duplex fire early Tuesday morning with two suffering injuries, and a 5-month-old white lab still missing.


Detroit Lakes firefighters responded to the call at 4:40 a.m. and found the house, located on County Highway 29 near Cotton Lake, engulfed, Fire Chief Dave Baer said.

"Everyone got out, but we were very close to having a fatality there," he said.

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