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94-Year-Old Woman Killed In Home Fire

A 94-year-old woman has died, after her South Nevada County home became engulfed in flames early Tuesday afternoon. CalFire Battalion Chief Matt Wallen says the home was on Duggins Road near Wolf Road…

click to listen to Battalion Chief Wallen

A fire also briefly threatened a large propane tank. But Wallen says the woman, who was the sole longtime tenant of the home, could not be rescued…

click to listen to Battalion Chief Wallen

The name of the woman is not available at this time. Wallen says there was extensive damage to the living room area of the home, where she was found. The cause has not been determined.

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