Apart­ment fire kills woman, injures of­fi­cer

Texarkana Gazette - - STATE -

NORTH LIT­TLE ROCK, Ark.—Po­lice say a woman has died and an of­fi­cer was in­jured in an apart­ment fire in North Lit­tle Rock.

Po­lice say fire­fight­ers were called Satur­day morn­ing and

found the woman af­ter forc­ing their way into the apart­ment.

Po­lice say the woman was taken to a lo­cal hos­pi­tal where she was pro­nounced dead.

Her name has not been re­leased.

A po­lice of­fi­cer who re­sponded

to the fire was treated for smoke in­hala­tion.

The of­fi­cer’s name and con­di­tion were not re­leased, but po­lice say the in­juries are not life-threat­en­ing.

A sus­pected cause of the fire is still un­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

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