House Fire Claims the Life of Durham Woman
Posted December 12, 1999 6:00 a.m. EST
DURHAM — Emergency crews rushed to a Durham home Monday afternoon, but not in time to save a person inside.
By the time firefighters arrived at the home on Cedarwood Street, a 68-year-old woman living inside was dead.
The fire started in the victim's room. The victim was living with her daughter and son-in-law.
No one but the victim was home at the time of the fire.
Investigators believe the fire was accidental.