CHICAGO (CBS) — A Back of the Yards neighborhood garage went up in flames overnight, killing a 57-year-old woman.

The fire started around 11:25 p.m. at a garage near 49th and Bishop.

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Neighbors told police a woman ran into the burning garage, but didn’t come out. By the time firefighters arrived, the flames had spread, and crews were unable to save the woman.

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After firefighters extinguished the blaze, they found the woman dead inside. Maria Saucedo, 57, was pronounced dead at the scene at 1:10 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

A number of cars also were damaged in the fire.

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The cause of the fire was under investigation.