Sources are reporting a fatal house fire near Janesville.
It happened overnight approx. 12:15 am in the 1000 block of S Pearl st.
Several emergency personnel were on scene battling the fire.
One person was still inside the house and had to be rescued.
Sadly, the person has passed away.
Officials have confirmed the fatality, but have not released any info. pending family notification.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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