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Four people were in the home when the fire started, two of whom were able to get to safety before the fire spread.
Fire Driver Jeremy Klemm died Saturday evening after battling COVID-19 for more than a month.
The home had a working smoke alarm.
Police blocked roads to the school and numerous emergency vehicles were on the scene.
Firefighters arrived to discover heavy flames and smoke coming from the home on Hickory Ridge Drive.
Operations were suspended at 7 p.m. Wednesday, and officials believe operations should resume August 26 if all goes according to plan with regards to quarantine and recovery.
At least 10 bridges were damaged or destroyed in the Cruso community.