Woman Dies in SE Missouri Apartment Fire
JACKSON (AP) - Officials are investigating the cause of a fire that killed a 61-year-old southeast Missouri woman.
Cape Girardeau County Coroner John Clifton says the fire Sunday afternoon in Jackson killed Sandra Riggins. An autopsy is planned for Tuesday.
Jackson Fire Department Chief Jason Mouser said the fire was confined to the living room of Riggins' apartment. The surrounding apartments were not occupied. No one else was injured.
The Southeast Missourian reports Clifton says the fire did not appear to be suspicious.