LA city firefighters on the scene were a 79-year-old woman died in a house fire in Beverly Glen today, and a 50-year-old man was injured, a fire department spokesman said.
The blaze in a two-story home in the 2171 block of Basil Lane, near Beverly Glen Boulevard, was reported at 3:35 a.m. and declared out about 4 a.m.
The woman was found in an upstairs master bedroom, Scott said. The home, 53 years old, had no smoke alarms. Paramedics rushed the 50-year-old man to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
How the fire started was not immediately known. Arson investigators were called to the home. June 18,2011. Beverly Glen CA.
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