Fire Destroys Vacant Home in Eagles Nest Township

A home was destroyed in an overnight fire in Eagles Nest Township. 

The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office and fire crews responded to the blaze in the 1700 block of Bear Head State Park Road, 15 miles south of Ely, just after midnight. 

When crews arrived on scene, the home was engulfed in flames. 

The residence was unoccupied and vacant at the time of the fire. 

Authorities say the home is a total loss. 

The cause of the fire is unknown at this time. 

The incident is under investigation by the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office and the State Fire Marshal’s Office. 

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