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Woman killed in Springfield Township house fire

Fire crews at the scene. Fire crews at the scene.

A woman was killed in a Springfield Township fire Tuesday afternoon, fire officials confirmed.

Crews responded to a structure on Arrowhead Drive near Long Lane around 12:30 p.m.

"Upon arrival we had heavy smoke and fire in the rear of the structure," said Springfield Township Fire Department Chief Robert Leininger. 

Fire officials at the scene said the homeowner was found deceased in a bedroom at the back of the home. She most likely died of smoke inhalation, officials said. 

Further details about the victim have not been released.

The cause remains under investigation.

Officials estimate the damage at $100,000, officials said.

This story will continue to be updated as more information develops.

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