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One dies at Amelia shelter

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Posted at 3:12 PM, Sep 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-19 16:12:23-04

One person died at the Amelia shelter, officials say.

A social media post from St. Mary emergency officials says that the St. Mary Sheriff was called to the Red Cross Evacuee Shelter in Amelia just before noon on Sunday.

They found that a person had died. Details, including the person's identity, aren't available yet, officials say.

This is a developing story; we'll update as soon as we can.

Here's the post: