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Disabled woman dies in Calabria house fire

(ANSA) – ROME, Aug 10 – A 76-year-old disabled woman died Wednesday in a house fire in Calabria.

A woman died when a fire broke out in her apartment in Bianco, Locrido, and spread from her kitchen.

Her body was found in the kitchen where she habitually slept.

I was told she was disabled.

Relatives and caregivers who lived with her were unable to help her because the fire spread so quickly.

No other apartments in the six-story building were damaged by the fire.

Paramedics rushed to the scene but were unable to do anything for the victims.

An autopsy was ordered.

Police said there was no doubt that the incident was an accident. (ANSA).

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