CHICAGO (CBS) — A woman died early Saturday morning in a house fire in West Englewood.
Rescue crews were called to 59th and Paulina around 1 a.m.READ MORE: Community Leaders Try To Find Home For Mural Dedicated To Murdered Young Activist
It is believed the fire started in the 40-year-old victim’s bedroom when she left something smoking unattended.READ MORE: Memorial Held For Beloved Barber Gunned Down On The Job In Lawndale
She was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Goodman Theater Opens For The First Time In More Than A Year
A 13-year-old girl and a man in his 80s, who both also lived in the home, were able to make it out unharmed.