New Jersey

Fire in NJ Home Kills Elderly Woman: Prosecutor

The body of an elderly woman was found in a burning house in New Jersey on Sunday, prosecutors said. 

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the fire on North Avenue in Montvale, the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office said. 

The fire was reported by a passerby just before 1 p.m., prosecutors said. 

The arson squad is investigating, prosecutors said. 

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