Associated Press

BONNIE, Ill. (AP) – Illinois state fire investigators are trying to determine what caused a fire in a mobile home that killed two men in southern Illinois’ Jefferson County.

Coroner Eddie Joe Marks says that the victims were two brothers who lived together in a home north of Bonnie. Their names were not immediately released.

The fire was reported around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Illinois State Police are assisting the Illinois State Fire Marshal’s office in the investigation.

Bonnie is about 35 miles northeast of Carbondale.

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