Elderly Fort Worth Woman Dies After Being Pulled From Burning Home

Susan Darwin
December 03, 2019 - 6:23 am
Fort Worth Fire Department

Credit: Fort Worth Fire Department


FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - A woman is dead this morning after being hurt in a house fire in Fort Worth. 

Investigators say a  fire broke out at a home on Felix Street near I-20 and Hemphill around 7:00 p.m. Monday, trappping the woman inside.

When firefighters arrived, heavy flames were already pouring out of the house. 

They were able to rescue the 82-year-old Lily Beck from the second floor. She was rushed to the hospital where she died. 

No word yet on what caused the fire.