CROFTON, MD. (WJZ) — Fire officials have identified the victim in last week’s house fire in Crofton.
90-year-old Rosa Dwarshuis died in the fire when it broke out last Thursday at the home in the 1800 block of Ralston Place.READ MORE: FDA, CDC Recommend ‘Pause’ For Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Over Clot Reports Baltimore City Police Search For Missing 86-Year-Old Woman
When crews investigated, they initially found nothing but then saw the home’s windows stained with smoke and smoke throughout the home.
They found the remains of the fire- which had extinguished itself before they got there- and the woman dead in the sunroom.MORE NEWS: COVID In Maryland: 985 New Cases, Hospitalizations Slightly Down Monday
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.