Woman, 66, dies after Calumet City house fire

A 66-year-old woman was pronounced dead this afternoon after a fire in her Calumet City home, officials said.

The fire broke out at the woman's home on the 400 block of Buffalo Avenue, officials said.

Elizabeth Klimczak was pronounced dead on the scene of the fire at 2:57 p.m., according to a spokesman with the Cook County medical examiner's office.

Calumet City police and fire officials could not provide any details about the fire this afternoon.

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