NEW YORK — Authorities say firefighters discovered the body of an 89-year-old woman after extinguishing a fire in her Brooklyn home.
The fire erupted at 8:15 p.m. Sunday at the 77th Street residence.
Firefighters found the victim unconscious and unresponsive. She was taken to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.
Police identified her as Kathryn Johnson, but property records have her listed as Kathryn Johnston.
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