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GREAT FALLS- Cascade Co. Sheriff Bob Edwards says one person died in an early morning fire south of the town of Cascade.

According to a news release, first responders were dispatched to a home on 16 Sheep Creek Rd. around 4:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

When firefighters arrived they found the structure fully engulfed.

Firefighters discovered a body inside the home after the fire was extinguished.

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The identity of the victim is unknown at this time.

Sheriff Edwards says the incident remains active and investigators are en route to the scene.

Fire crews from Cascade, Ulm, and MANG helped put out the fire.