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73-year-old woman dies in New Brunswick house fire

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David Navarro has the very latest on the fire that broke out in a house on Stockton Road.

A woman died in a house fire in New Jersey Wednesday morning.

The fire broke out in the house on Stockton Road in New Brunswick just after 12:45 a.m.

Firefighters were met with heavy smoke when they responded.

The resident, 73-year-old Loretta Katko, was discovered after firefighters put out the flames. She was located in a bedroom and pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation, but authorities do not believe it to be suspicious at this time.

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