Investigators looking for cause of fatal fire

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HENNING, Tenn. (AP) - Fire officials are looking for the cause of a blaze that killed a West Tennessee woman.

Firefighters were called to a home in Henning on Thursday evening.

WMC-TV ( reports a bed-ridden woman in her 60s died in the blaze. Her name wasn't released.

The station reports her caregiver had gone across the street to a store and returned to find the home in flames.

Firefighters tried to save the woman, but were unsuccessful.

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