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2nd person dies as a result of Oneida home explosion

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Posted at 3:40 PM, Jul 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-01 16:40:46-04

ONEIDA, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities say a second person has died as the result of a home explosion in Oneida.

Oneida police say 27-year-old Emily Tank was found dead in the wreckage after Saturday morning's blast. Police say 65-year-old Alan Wiesler, who was discovered near a ditch after the explosion, died Sunday in a Madison hospital.

The cause of the explosion remains under investigation. No further details have been released.