Woman found dead after house fire

Published: Mar. 1, 2015 at 11:46 AM CST|Updated: Mar. 3, 2015 at 12:01 AM CST
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Fire investigators found the body of a woman after a house fire Saturday morning.

According to the Memphis Fire Department, 28 officers responded to the fire in the 3600 block of North Lloyd Circle. It took crews nearly 30 minutes to get the fire under control.

After they controlled the blaze, fire investigators found the body in the bedroom of the home.  She was later identified as 51-year-old Antonia Flores.  The cause of death is currently unknown.

An 81-year-old woman was also treated for minor injuries.

Fire investigators say they determined that the fire started as an accidental car fire in the carport that extended to the house.

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