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Woman found dead in LI house fire: police

Posted: 7:24 PM, Jan 25, 2020
Updated: 2020-01-25 19:24:02-05
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PLAINVIEW, L.I. — A woman is dead in a house fire in Plainview on Long Island Saturday afternoon, police said.

The fire began at around 12:35 p.m on Audrey Avenue. The Plainview Fire Department extinguished the blaze with the help of several nearby departments. Upon further inspection, the body of a 65-year-old woman was found dead in an upstairs bedroom.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation but police say it doesn't appear to be a criminal act.