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Space heater may be to blame for deadly mobile home fire in Taylor

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By FOX 2 News Staff

TAYLOR, Mich. (WJBK) -- Investigators say a space heater may be to blame for an overnight fire that killed an elderly woman inside a mobile home.

The fire broke out around 2:30 a.m. in the Robinwood mobile home park near Ecorse and Beech Daily Roads. Reports say the fire started in one home and spread to two others nearby.

Authorities say the victim was a 73-year-old Alabama woman who was visiting her family for the holidays.

The fire department says one other person was injured in the blaze.

We'll continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

- The Associated Press contributed to this report

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