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Woman in her 70s dies after two-alarm fire in Upper Beaches


A woman in her 70s is dead following a two-alarm fire in Upper Beaches Wednesday evening.

Fire crews responded to 751 Woodbine Avenue, near Gerrard Street East, just after 9:30 p.m.

When they arrived, they located the fire inside a unit in the building and rescued a woman without vital signs.

The woman was transported to hospital with life-threatening injuries but later succumbed to her injuries, police said.

The cause and origin of the fire are unknown.

The Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating. Top Stories

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