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Investigators looking over fatal fire on Briarwick

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HOUSTON (FOX 26) -

Fire officials are looking into what caused a house fire where an elderly woman died.

Firefighters found flames shooting from the roof of the home on Briarwick near Bentley early Thursday morning.

They had to cut through burglar bars on the windows in order to rescue the 89-year-old woman trapped inside.  She later died at the hospital.

No one else was hurt.

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