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Woman Killed in House Fire in Fitchburg, Massachusetts

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    A woman was killed after a fire broke out Monday morning at her home in Fitchburg, Massachusetts.

    The Worcester County District Attorney's Office confirms the victim, 53-year-old Cheryl Cutting, was pulled from her Cottage Street home when firefighters responded.

    Cutting was taken to Leominster Hospital, where she was pronounced dead just after 8:30 a.m.

    Investigators say pellets for a pellet stove were stored next to her water heater. Her home is not believed to have had working smoke alarms.

    Only Cutting lived in the single-family home.

    The fire remains under investigation.

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