Woman dies after house fire in Sterling Heights

Posted at 5:45 AM, Apr 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-02 08:00:10-04

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (WXYZ) — An elderly woman died after a house fire in Sterling Heights Tuesday morning.

The fire broke out at a home on Hanks Lane, not far from 19 Mile and Mound.

Neighbors say the woman lived alone. She was taken to the hospital early Tuesday morning.

Fire crews have an idea of where the fire started but say it's still under investigation.

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