Woman dies following house fire in Macon

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A woman is dead following a house fire in Macon Sunday morning.

According to Macon-Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones, a house at 3147 Brookwood Drive caught fire around 9:45 a.m.

Jones said 59-year-old Rebecca Young was taken to Atrium Health Navicent The Medical Center, where she died from smoke and soot inhalation at 10:30 a.m.

Jones said Macon-Bibb County fire department is investigating the cause of the fire.

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