Woman Killed In Nutbush House Fire

Posted on: 2:39 am, November 28, 2013, by , updated on: 05:13pm, November 28, 2013

(Memphis)  A 55-year-old woman is dead after a house fire late Wednesday night in the Nutbush neighborhood.

The fire broke out just before 11 p.m. in the 3700 block of Orchi Road.

Firefighters say a man who lived at the home was able to get out but told them that the woman was still inside.

Firefighters found her inside a bedroom. She was rushed to the MED where she died.

The man was also taken to the hospital, but he’s going to be OK.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.