Elderly woman's death brings fatal fire total to 70 in GA - CBS46 News

Elderly woman's death brings fatal fire total to 70 in GA

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PUTNAM COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

An elderly woman died in an early morning house fire in Putnam County. Investigators with Insurance and Safety Fire ruled the Sunday morning fire accidental.

Kathryn Perry, 85, died. Investigators gave the cause of fire as improper disposal of smoking material.

The fire started at about 2 a.m. in her home located at 360 Old Copelan Rd. in Eatonton.

This fatality brings Georgia's fire death total to 70 for 2013, according the state fire safety office. 

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