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House burns down outside Wadena

A house on Otter Tail County Road 75 west of Wadena burned down, but no one was home at the time of the fire Wednesday.

The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said the fire was called in by a passing motorist around 10:13 p.m. on Dec. 14.

The Wadena and Deer Creek Fire Departments, as well as the sheriff's office, and Wadena Police Department responded.

The home at 28565 was a total loss, the sheriff's office said. It was unoccupied at the time of the blaze.

The sheriff's office said the home belonged to 52-year-old Wyann Hulst-Perry.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.