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Woman dies in early morning house fire

September 9, 2019

CINCINNATI (AP) — Authorities say a 94-year-old woman has died in an early morning house fire in southwest Ohio.

The Hamilton County coroner’s office has identified the victim as Cora Canada. Firefighters rescued a man who was taken to a hospital. There was no word immediately Monday on his condition.

Firefighters said two other people had escaped the home. Firefighters responded at around 3 a.m. EDT Monday to the fire in Cincinnati’s Pleasant Ridge neighborhood.

Damages were estimated at $75,000. The cause is under investigation.

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