Woman died in house fire at Moxee

  • Thu Mar 29th, 2012 4:55pm
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Associated Press

MOXEE — Police say a woman died in a house fire early Thursday in Moxee, in the Yakima Valley.

A police officer who was one of the first emergency responders to arrive abouat 4 a.m. found a man collapsed outside the front door, suffering from smoke inhalation. He said there was a woman still inside.

The officer and a neighbor pulled the man to safety. The officer was unable to enter the burning house. Firefighters found the woman’s body.