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1 killed in west Jefferson County house fire

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The fire happened at a house off of Rock Creek Road. Source: WBRC video The fire happened at a house off of Rock Creek Road. Source: WBRC video
JEFFERSON COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

A Sylvan Springs woman is killed after her house catches on fire.

Authorities say when they arrived in the 400 block of Rock Creek Road, the woman's husband told them she was trapped inside.

After the blaze was extinguished the body of an adult female was found inside the house. Her name is being withheld pending positive identification.

The official cause of the fire has not yet been determined but foul play is not suspected. Firefighters say there is also evidence that an oxygen tank exploded.

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