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Peoria-area Woman Dies In Mobile Home Fire

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 16:41:24 CDT
By: AP


A 74-year-old central Illinois woman died after a fire in a mobile home in the Peoria County community of Norwood. County Coroner Johnna Ingersoll says Margaret Waldbeesser was found inside the home. Authorities say an autopsy was expected to take place later today. Last night's fire was reported around 7:15 p.m. Authorities still aren't sure what sparked the blaze. Norwood is about six miles west of Peoria.

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