Another tragic incident with the death of an elderly woman from a fire in her home has been added to the black list of similar tragedies of recent days.
Shortly after the death of an 81-year-old man with mobility problems, from an fire in his apartment in New Heraklion, Attica, an 83-year-old woman was pulled out dead from a house in the area of Ano Lechonia, in Artemida, Magnesia.
A fire broke out in the house for an unknown reason shortly before 10:00 today and quickly spread.
Fifteen firefighters with 7 vehicles rushed to the scene of the fire, who pulled the old woman unconscious. A little later the fire was brought under control but the house was destroyed.
The causes of the fire are being investigated by the Investigative Department of the Fire Brigade.