Originally published March 24, 2013 at 11:02p.m., updated March 24, 2013 at 11:03p.m.
ALBANY, Ga. — One person has been killed in a house fire in the Rawson Circle area, fire officials confirm.
Fire Chief James Carswell says that around 9 a.m. Sunday, units responded to the 1200 block of North McKinley Street to a home at on the 700 block of 4th Avenue in reference to a residential house fire.
When they arrived, they found the home partially engulfed. When firefighters got to the bedroom of the house, they found one 66-year-old female deceased lying in bed, he says.
The cause of the fire remains unknown at this time but firefighters believe the fire started in the bedroom.