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Victim in Lakes Area house fire identified

Fri 11-20-2020

(West Okoboji)-- We now know the name of the victim who's body was found in a house fire in West Okoboji earlier this month. He has been identified as 63-year-old Dennis Flanagan. 

Firefighters were called to 1213 Okoboji Boulevard the morning of November 4th and found heavy smoke coming from the structure. 

The cause of the fire was determined to be accidental in nature. 

Investigators say there was a smoke detector in the home but the battery had been removed from it.