CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The woman who died in a fire Monday morning caused by failing to put out a cigarette has been identified as Mary L. Williams.
Crews were called to the Shaker North Apartments complex at 12701 Shaker Boulevard just before 6 a.m.
Officials say Williams, 80, was the only casualty, no one else was injured. She lived on the third floor.
Firefighters found a cigarette on her couch.
There were smoke detectors in the building and the building was evacuated for about two hours.