Woman dies in fire in Summerton

03/27/2014 1:55 PM

03/27/2014 1:56 PM

SUMMERTON, S.C. (AP) – A Clarendon County woman has died in a fire at her home in Summerton.

The Sumter Item reported (http://bit.ly/1jRlDLk) that 83-year-old Earthy L. McCray died in the fire Wednesday morning. Deputy Coroner Bucky Mock says McCray was found near a door in one of the rooms.

An autopsy is planned.

The cause of the fire is under investigation. The State Law Enforcement Division is assisting in the investigation.

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Information from: The Sumter Item, http://www.theitem.com

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