The Baltimore City Fire Department pulled a woman’s body from a burned house in Southwest Baltimore early Wednesday, according to fire officials.
Just after 12:30 a.m., the fire department responded to a reported fire at 64 S. Morley St. in the Saint Josephs neighborhood. When firefighters arrived they saw heavy fire on the second floor, according to the fire department.
After the fire was extinguished, firefighters found a woman’s body on the second floor, according to the fire department.
Shortly after 12:30am BCFD responded to 64 S Morley St. for a reported fire. FFs had heavy fire showing from the 2nd floor. Once the fire was put out, FFs located the body of an adult woman on the 2nd floor. The cause is under investigation @ChiefNilesRFord@MayorPugh50pic.twitter.com/r9FAYJAvve
Wednesday’s blaze was the third fatal fire in Baltimore this year. One person died and two were injured in a series of overnight fires that occurred within hours in Carrollton Ridge in mid-February. Firefighters also found a woman dead after a fire in New Southwest-Mount Clare last Tuesday.