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UPDATE: One dead after Antigo house fire

ANTIGO (WAOW) - One woman is dead after a house fire in Antigo, according to the City of Antigo Fire Department.

Fire officials say the Antigo Fire Department responded to the fire on Arctic Street at 2:00 p.m. Thursday. When the Fire Department arrived, heavy smoke was billowing from the home. Officials say firefighters found a woman unconscious inside the home. She was transported to the Langlade Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

The home is extremely damaged, according to officials.

Fire crews fought the blaze for about four hours until gaining control, according to officials. The Wisconsin State Fire Marshall was called to help the Langlade County Fire Investigation team to investigate the cause of the fire.

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