- Associated Press - Wednesday, September 30, 2015

LAKEWOOD, Wash. (AP) - West Pierce Fire and Rescue officials say a woman has died in an apartment fire near Tacoma.

The News Tribune reports (https://goo.gl/lNah8B ) the blaze began around noon in Lakewood. It was contained to what officials believe was the bedroom of an elderly woman found inside.

Her name has not been released.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

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Information from: The News Tribune, https://www.thenewstribune.com

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