55-year-old woman dies after Birmingham house fire

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Birmingham Fire and Rescue say a 55-year-old woman died late Wednesday night after being found in a house fire.

Firefighters were called to Division Avenue before midnight. They say when they arrived, they found a woman inside the house. She was taken to UAB where she later died.

No other victims were found in the house. A spokesman for Birmingham Fire and Rescue says there were no working smoke detectors inside of the house. He also says the fire started from unattended cooking.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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