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Christmas Day fire kills one in Juneau Co.

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TOWN OF LYNDON (WKOW) -- A 61-year-old man is dead after a house fire in the town of Lyndon, just north of the Wisconsin Dells.

Juneau County officials are investigating the Christmas day blaze.  According to the sheriff's department news release, a passerby alerted authorities to the fire Wednesday afternoon.

Several people attempted to rescue the resident, however, he later died from injuries sustained in the fire.  His name is not being released at this time.

The Lyndon Station and Wisconsin Dells fire departments assisted at the scene.

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