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Woman killed in apartment fire

Fatal fire at apartment building on E. 156 in Cleveland. (Source: WOIO) Fatal fire at apartment building on E. 156 in Cleveland. (Source: WOIO)

A woman was killed in a fire at a high rise apartment building.

Crews were called to 123 East 156th around 7:30 a.m. Monday.

The blaze was contained to the victim's apartment on the 14th floor.

Firefighters found Judy Nelson, a woman in her 70's, dead inside the apartment. 

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but Cleveland Fire Officials say there was a working smoke detector in her apartment.

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