PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A woman was discovered dead after firefighters responded to calls for smoke at an apartment in Society Hill. It happened on the 700 block of Lombard Street, shortly after 9:30 a.m.
The identity of the 58-year-old woman has not been released.READ MORE: More Than 40 Restaurants Dishing Up Delicious Deals During Burlington County Restaurant Week
Police say she was unresponsive and had burns on her body.READ MORE: 'An Unbelievable Friend': Football Coach Remembers 12-Year-Old Tyler Norton, Killed In Pottstown House Fire
She was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Open For Business: Bussinger Trains Uses Pandemic To Take On New Direction
An investigation is ongoing.