Woman pulled from burning home dies at hospital

LACKAWANNA, N.Y. (WIVB) – A woman pulled from her burning apartment by firefighters Wednesday morning has died.

Firefighters found 44-year-old Kelly Dycha unconscious on the floor of her kitchen when they entered her burning apartment on Kirby Avenue. She died Thursday at Erie County Medical Center from smoke inhalation and burns.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, though officials say they believe it was electrical in nature.

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