WOODLAWN, Md. (WJZ) — A 91-year-old woman is dead after a fire in Baltimore County earlier Sunday.
Investigators said when firefighters showed up to the scene on St. Agnes Lane in the Westview community, the flames were already out.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Shoot and Kill Suspect In Woodlawn; 2 Other Victims Found Dead
The victim is Betty Alberta Lane, who lived in the home in the 1100 block of St. Agnes Lane, 21207, where the fire occurred.
#BCoFD can confirm that one adult female has died in a small dwelling fire in the 1100 blk of St. Agnes Lane in #Westview. The fire was out upon arrival. DT 1219. @BaltCoPolice Fire Investigators are looking into cause. More info will be released when available. ^TRREAD MORE: Police Activity near Kent Island Causing Major Delays At Bay Bridge
— Baltimore County Fire Department (@BaltCoFire) March 7, 2021
They found her body inside the home.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Maryland: Positivity Rate Continues To Fall As More Than 600 Cases Are Reported Saturday
Baltimore County Police fire investigators said this was an accidental cooking fire. The home itself sustained virtually no damage.