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Woman killed in Berwyn house fire

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BERWYN, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A woman died after a house fire in west suburban Berwyn early Friday.

Patricia Emery, 61, was taken to Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood, where she died at 2:45 a.m. after the fire at her home in the 1600 block of South Ridgeland Avenue in Berwyn, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.

An autopsy performed Saturday found that Emery died of carbon monoxide intoxication and smoke inhalation, the medical examiner’s office said. Her death was ruled was accident.

Berwyn fire officials could not be reached for comment Saturday afternoon.

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