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Woman killed in mobile home fire in Butler County

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DOUGLASS, Kansas — A fire broke out at a mobile home in south-central Kansas, killing a 75-year-old woman.

KWCH-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1skrjUc ) that crews were sent to the mobile home in Douglass early Sunday.

Butler County Fire District Three Fire Chief Jim Woydziak says Lydia Cox died in the blaze. He says she lived in the home alone.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.

Investigators determined the fire started in the kitchen, but no official cause has been given.


Information from: KWCH-TV, http://www.kwch.com/

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