- Associated Press - Tuesday, March 12, 2019

HARTINGTON, Neb. (AP) - Authorities have released the name of a woman whose body was found in the charred remains of a house in northeast Nebraska.

Station KCAU reports that the woman was identified as 62-year-old Lori Burton. Authorities say an autopsy showed Burton died of smoke inhalation.

The fire was reported around 2 p.m. Thursday at the home, which sits about 6 miles (10 kilometers) southwest of Hartington in Cedar County. The cause hasn’t been determined.


Information from: KCAU, www.siouxlandproud.com

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