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Abandoned house lost to fire


An abandoned house, located in the middle of the woods off Beaver Dam Road was lost to fire early Thursday morning, reported the Brainerd Fire Department.

Firefighters were called at 12:21 a.m. to the fire in the woods. It was reported that the house was difficult to find as there was no driveway/road leading to it. The house was located near Coles Way and was a total loss.

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