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November 26, 2011 at 11:18 AM

Woman dies in Bainbridge Island house fire

There is not points to locate on the mapA woman in her 60s died early Saturday morning in a Bainbridge Island house fire, said Bainbridge Island Fire Chief Hank Teran.

Teran said volunteer and staff firefighters responded to a call from a neighbor about the fire at 3 a.m. Saturday.  When they arrived, the fire in the one-story house in the 15000 block of Washington Avenue was “well-involved,” with heavy smoke and fire.

The woman, who neighbors said lived alone, was not able to evacuate and died. Her dog also died in the fire.

Bainbridge Island police and fire investigators are working to determine the cause of the fire, Teran said.

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