PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - Authorities say a woman was killed after she became trapped inside a burning home on the 1400 block of N. Hollywood Street in the city's Brewerytown section.
It happened shortly before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
The fire department arrived on the scene within 3 minutes and found an 80-year-old woman on the living room floor.
Neighbors call her the "mother" of the block.
No word on what caused the fire. The fire marshal is on scene investigating.