ALTUS, Okla. (AP) - Fire officials in Altus say a 66-year-old Altus woman has been killed in a fire at her home.
Fire Marshal Jerry Abbot told The Lawton Constitution (http://bit.ly/PWtiw2 ) that the fire appears to have started in the victim's bedroom. Abbot said the fire appears to be accidental - but an exact cause has not been determined.
The victim's name has not been released.
Abbot says firefighters were called to the fire shortly after 2 a.m. Saturday and that two other people in the home managed to safely escape the flames.
Information from: The Lawton Constitution, http://www.swoknews.com