Jonesboro woman killed in house fire

JONESBORO, AR  (KAIT) – A Jonesboro woman died in a house fire late Tuesday night, according to the Craighead County Sheriff's Office.

A police report states the fire at a home on Highway 91 West killed Karen Judy Rogers, 54.

According to the police report, deputies spotted heavy smoke from Rogers' home and her vehicle was parked in the driveway. Shortly after a police deputy arrived, fire crews responded to the scene. After the fire was knocked down, firefighters found Rogers near the kitchen sink.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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