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Fatal Fargo fire started after stove burners left on

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FARGO -- Two electric stove burners left turned on high were blamed Friday for a south Fargo apartment fire that killed a 27-year-old man earlier in the week.

The victim, identified as William Ross Nelson, lived in Apt. 306 at 1522 East Gateway Circle S., where the fire was reported at 11:10 p.m. Wednesday, Fargo police Sgt. Mark Lykken said.

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