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Norfolk Woman Dies After Being Rescued From Fire

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NORFOLK, Va. (AP) - The Norfolk Fire Department says an 83-year-old woman who was rescued from a house fire has died.
    
The department tells media outlets that firefighters removed the woman from the burning house Friday afternoon. She suffered burns and smoke inhalation and died at a local hospital Saturday morning.
    
The woman's name hasn't been released.
    
The department says the house's smoke alarms weren't working.
    
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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