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Woman dies in house fire

September 13, 2005

Tift County- Eighty-three year old Mary Mansfield died after her First avenue house caught fire Monday evening.

Her granddaughter was also inside the home but was unable to get Mansfield out before flames engulfed the house. Mansfield's body was taken to the GBI crime lab for an autopsy, but fire investigators believe she died from smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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