Woman found dead in East Hollywood apartment fire

- Firefighters battling an apartment fire in East Hollywood on Saturday discovered the body of an elderly woman inside one of the units.

The fire happened in the 1500 block of North Hobart Blvd.

There were reports of smoke coming from a two-story apartment and of a person trapped inside.

Firefighters put the blaze out in 11 minutes, but when they entered the apartment, they found the victim's body.

She has not yet been identified.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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