SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - An early morning house fire in Sioux Falls has killed a mother of four children.
Authorities say the blaze in the one-story house was reported about 1:40 a.m. Wednesday. The 40-year-old woman who died was the only one inside, as her children were staying elsewhere for the night. The mother's name has not yet been released. Her children range in age from 5 to 17.
The cause of the fire was not immediately determined. Fire officials say the house was heavily damaged.