BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A woman’s body was found after firefighters put out a fire at an apartment building Friday night, fire officials said.
The fire happened around 10 p.m. at a building at 6 East Franklin Street in the city’s Mount Vernon neighborhood.READ MORE: 7 Shot, Including 5 Teenagers, In West Baltimore Friday Night
The Baltimore City Fire Department tweeted that once the smoke cleared, firefighters found the woman’s body on the second floor.
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BCFD on scene of a fatal fire at 6 E. Franklin St. Once smoke was cleared from the store front apt bldg, FFs located an adult woman on the 2nd floor. The cause is under investigation. pic.twitter.com/J72oLnkPI6
— Baltimore Fire (@BaltimoreFire) June 20, 2020
It’s unclear if she died in the fire or had died prior to the fire.MORE NEWS: 'It's Ridiculous': Drivers React To Increase In Gas Prices
Officials are still investigating the cause of the fire.