PIGGOTT, AR - Authorities say a woman who died in a house fire in Piggott on Monday died from smoke inhalation.
Teresa Kirk, 44, was found dead around 6 a.m. on Monday in her burned home. Kirk had cuts and bruises on her forehead, which led investigators to wonder if she had been the victim of a crime. State Police say it appears Kirk hurt herself when she fell trying to get out of the burning home.
Officials say the fire may have been started by a cigarette.