By CBS 2 Chicago Staff

CHICAGO (CBS)– A woman was found dead in a house fire in the South Austin neighborhood early Monday morning.

According to the Chicago Fire Department, officers responded to a ranch house fire in the 5000 block of West Gladys around 2:40 a.m. and made entry into the house.

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Firefighters then found a 34-year-old woman unresponsive in the front room of the house. She was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim’s sister told CBS 2 the woman, Stephanie Haynes, is a mother a four and was five to six months pregnant with a fifth child. The sister said Haynes may have been dead before the fire.

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Haynes moved to Chicago late last year.

CFD said the cause of her death and the fire is under investigation.

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