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Fire kills wheelchair-bound woman

October 28, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Authorities say a 38-year-old wheelchair-bound woman has died in a fire in a converted garage in the San Fernando Valley.Firefighters say they were called to the 15,000 block of Otsego Street in Sherman Oaks just before 2 a.m. Tuesday.

They found a two-story single family home on ablaze. Firefighters found an adult woman dead inside.

Authorities have not released the victim's name.

About 30 firefighters knocked down the blaze in about 20 minutes.

Arson investigators are on the scene.

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