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1 dead in single-family home fire in Dayton; 2 others escape

January 11, 2020 GMT

DAYTON, Nev. (AP) — One person was killed in a fire in a single-family home on the outskirts of Carson City early Saturday morning, Lyon County authorities said.

County Manager Jeffery Page said two other people were able to get out of the residence in Dayton, which is 11 miles (17 kilometers) northwest of Carson City.

One firefighter was injured but released after treatment, Page said.

He said multiple fire departments helped fight the fire and that it’s cause is under investigation.