Foul Play Ruled Out in Paragould Fire Death

NOVEMBER 3, 2006 - Posted at 4:09 a.m. CST

PARAGOULD, AR - Authorities in Paragould say no foul play is suspected in a house fire that claimed a woman's life on Wednesday.

Fire officials say 50-year-old Lisa Byers died in the fire early Wednesday.  Firefighters found the body as they were putting out the blaze.  Byers was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the fire is under investigation but officials say the fire was not suspicious in nature.

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