Woman pulled from Mississauga house fire dies in hospital: police

Scene of a fatal fire Mississauga Saturday.
Scene of a fatal fire Mississauga Saturday. Andrew Collins/Global News

A woman in her 70s who was pulled from a house fire in Mississauga has died of her injuries, Peel police say.

Emergency crews were called to a home in the Credit Woodlands and Flanagan Crescent area just after 4:30 p.m. for reports of a fire.

Police said an elderly woman was pulled from the home and rushed to hospital in life-threatening condition. In an update Saturday evening, police said she died of her injuries.

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Fire services said five others were in the home at the time but were able to get out.

An investigation is underway as to the cause of the fire.


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