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Autopsy showed woman found dead in Everett apartment fire died of drug, alcohol overdose


EVERETT, Washington — A woman whose body was pulled from a downtown Everett apartment fire died from an alcohol and drug overdose.

The Snohomish County medical examiner's office ruled the death of 47-year-old Wendy A. Pirring an accident.

The Daily Herald reports ( the December fire in the Hodges Building started in her apartment, possibly from an overloaded electrical outlet.

Information from: The Daily Herald,

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