Woman dies in Gary house fire
Post-Tribune Staff Report March 26, 2013 12:04PM
Updated: March 26, 2013 11:02PM
GARY — A woman died Wednesday at a local hospital after she was found inside a burning home.
The woman, who has not been indentified, was discovered at about 6:45 p.m. inside a home in the 2400 block of Buchanan Street after firefighters responding to a fire call were told there might be someone inside.
Police officers assisted the firefighters in gaining entry to the home, where they found a 73-year-old woman.
Police said she was taken to a local hospital emergency room where she died.
Cause of death is unknown at this time, according to police.