1 dead, firefighters injured in fire

January 16, 2009 5:14:58 AM PST
A fire on the city's South Side has left one person dead and injured three firefighters.It broke out in a home on West 112th Street. A 74-year-old woman was found unconscious in the kitchen of the home. She was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Three firefighters suffered some burns in the fire, but they're expected to be OK.

Neighbors say the elderly victim lived alone.

Investigators are trying to determine what sparked the fire. They found no smoke detectors.


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