Woman, 73, dead after Bronzeville fire


CHICAGO — A 73-year-old woman was killed after a fire in Bronzeville.

The medical examiner identified the woman as 73-year-old Benita Frieson. She was on the third floor of an apartment building near 49th Street and Vincennes Avenue when a fire broke out just before midnight on Saturday.

No other injuries were reported.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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