Woman found dead in Dayton house fire

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DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – The Coroner’s Office was called to the scene of a fire in Dayton Monday.

The fire happened around 4:30 a.m. near the intersection of Prescott Avenue and Bohemian Avenue. Montgomery County Regional Dispatch told 2 NEWS the fire began in the living room.

Fire officials on the scene told 2 NEWS fire crews were called to the neighborhood on reports of smoke in the area. When firefighters arrived they found the house on fire. The fire was quickly extinguished and the home searched.

One woman was found dead inside the home. The woman has not been identified. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. The Dayton Fire Department said it is working with Dayton Police and the Montgomery County Coroner’s Office to determine the victim’s cause of death.

2 NEWS is working to learn more and will keep you updated when more information is available.

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