SANTIAGO TOWNSHIP - A Santiago woman is in the Hennepin County Medical Center ICU burn unit, after escaping from a house fire.

The Sherburne County Sheriff's Office says the fire was reported at 3:30 p.m. yesterday (Monday) on 57th Street Southeast in Santiago Township.

Sixty-one-year-old Linda Bentley, and her husband 62-year-old Terry Bentley, were in the home when the fire started.

Linda Bentley suffered severe burns across her body. Terry Bentley was treated and released at the scene.

The home is a total loss.

The fire remains under investigation by the Criminal Investigation unit of the Sherburne County Sheriff's Office and the State Fire Marshall.