Greenville County authorities identify fire victim
Jul 6, 2011 5:46:00 PM - thestate.com
Greenville County authorities have identified a woman killed in a mobile home fire near Pelzer.
Coroner Tom Selfridge says 67-year-old Martha Linda Peeples lived alone in the home and was unable to escape the flames early Tuesday morning.
South Greenville firefighters found her body in a bedroom of the home. Peeples was pronounced dead at the scene.
Selfridge says an autopsy showed Peeples died from smoke inhalation.
Fire Chief Ken Taylor says the fire ignited by a cigarette started the fire in the bedroom of the home.
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