A woman was found dead inside a burning Jefferson Park home early Thursday morning, according to the Chicago Fire Department.
Firefighters were called to the house, in the 5000 block of North Mobile Avenue, about 5:50 a.m. They found the 59-year-old woman dead inside.
Barbara Gagliano, of the Mobile Avenue address, was declared dead on the scene at 6:05 a.m., according to the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Fire officials said the home lacked working smoke detector.Copyright © 2015, CT Now