Cumberland Woman Dies In House Fire
Posted December 16, 2003 1:07 a.m. EST
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, N.C. — Officials believe a 70-year-old woman died from smoke inhalation Monday after fire broke out in her Cumberland County home.
Investigators said the fire may have started when sparks from Betty Deaton's fireplace ignited some books.
Autopsy results are expected back soon.