Medical Examiner's Office: 60-year-old woman dies at the hospital after fire last weekend
MILWAUKEE (WITI) — A 60-year-old woman has now died after an apartment fire Saturday, October 4th. This, according to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office.
Fire crews were called to a building near 50th and Keefe around 3 a.m. Saturday.
Upon arrival, they found flames shooting out of the second story windows.
Someone outside the building notified officials there was someone inside.
Crews were able to locate a female who didn’t have a pulse and was not breathing. The victim was also suffering from burns.
The female was taken out of the building, and paramedics were able to revive her. She was taken to the hospital.
The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office says the woman was pronounced dead at the hospital on Tuesday, October 7th.
An autopsy was being completed Thursday.
The woman's identity hasn't been released.
Fire officials say there were no working smoke detectors inside the building.