An elderly woman was killed in a house fire in Gary.
Flames broke out inside the home on Louisiana Street early Sunday morning.
The Northwest Indiana Times reports, four people inside the home suffered heat and smoke related injuries.
A 71-year-old woman was killed.
At least two of victims were taken to hospitals, one is a 9-year-old girl.
Their conditions have not been released.
Officials say the fire appears to be an accident.