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Woman dies in Lawrence house fire

Posted: 10:29 AM, Mar 26, 2018
Updated: 2018-03-26 15:29:29Z
Woman dies in Lawrence house fire

LAWRENCE, Kan. -- An early morning house fire in the 900 block of East 19th Street claimed a life Monday morning.

Fire crews were called to the fire at 938 E. 19th Street just after 6 a.m. The first crews on scene reported heavy fire in the small, wood-framed residence.

Firefighters searched the residence and found a female inside. The victim was taken to an area hospital and succumbed to her injuries.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

No other details have been released.