West Oak Lane Fire Claims Life Of 72-Year-Old Woman

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Authorities in Philadelphia are investigating a fire that killed a 72-year-old woman in the city’s West Oak Lane section Sunday night.

At about 7:30 p.m. firefighters arrived at a home engulfed in flames in the 7000 block of Georgian Road.

Authorities say the victim was found in the dining room of the home where she was pronounced dead.

There is no word on a possible cause at this time.

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  1. Barb says:

    It wasn’t a woman, it was a man. A great man. My sister’s father in law.The father of Pastor Stanton Drinks. Mr. Eddie was an awesome father, friend, grandfather, brother and the list goes on. Our hearts go out to the Driks Family.

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