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A Deadly apartment fire in Cordele

November 4, 2004

Cordele -59 year old Annie Brewer was found dead inside her burned apartment yesterday.

Her apartment on East 13th Avenue apparently caught fire while she was cooking. Firefighters say she opened her front door to let out some of the smoke, then returned to try to put out the fire.

Cordele Police Department spokesperson Carrie lull said "I believe she was over taken with smoke and died as a result of smoke inhalation."

Brewer's body was found in the kitchen. No one else was in the apartment.

Posted by jennifer.hulsey@walb.com at 5:10 PM.

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