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Elderly woman dies in hospital after Armthorpe house fire

An elderly woman has died after being rescued from a fire at a property in Armthorpe.

The woman was found at a house in Milton Grove at about 16:00 GMT and taken to hospital where she later died, South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue said.

Firefighters put out the blaze at the rear of the ground floor of the semi-detached property.

A fire service spokesperson said the cause of the blaze is under investigation.

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