Victim Of Fatal SD Fire Identified
by Associated Press
October 01, 2012 8:06 AM
Authorities have identified a woman who died in a mobile home fire in Mitchell over the weekend.
Authorities say 59-year-old Cheryl Roop was living in the home that was destroyed in the early Saturday blaze. Roop's adult daughter, infant granddaughter and a man were able to escape but were injured and taken to a hospital. Their conditions haven't been released.
Mitchell Public Safety Chief Lyndon Overweg says there is nothing suspicious about the fire, though authorities continue to investigate the cause.