A 59-year-old woman was found dead when a fire broke out at a home on the far Northwest Side Thursday morning, fire officials said.
The blaze erupted about 5:51 a.m. at a single-story home in the 5000 block of North Mobile Avenue in the Jefferson Park neighborhood, according to Fire Media Affairs.
Firefighters found a person dead at the scene, fire officials said.
The home did not have any smoke detectors, Fire Media Affairs said.
A representative at the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office said he had not been notified of the death.
The cause of the fire remained under investigation Thursday morning.
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