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Woman, Dog Die In Chapel Hill House Fire

Posted July 21, 2003 6:33 a.m. EDT

— A Chapel Hill woman is dead after a fire destroyed her home Saturday night.

Five units responded to the call to 215 W. Cameron Street at 5:48 p.m.

Firefighters needed less than an hour to put out the flames. But when they got inside, they found Dymock Maurice and her dog dead.

Investigators said the fire appeared to have started while Maurice was cooking.