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Minnesota State Fire Marshal Steve Kellen on Tuesday looks through charred debris where a fire broke out Monday and destroyed a home between Maynard and Granite Falls. Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny

Two flee house fire in subzero temps


MAYNARD -- A mother and her son fled their burning home in subzero temperatures Monday night.

Kim Savig and her 14-year-old son Timothy were asleep when fire broke out sometime between 8:30 and 9 p.m. in the attached garage on their rural farm home in western Renville County between Granite Falls and Maynard.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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