Huntsville woman killed in house fire

Huntsville woman killed in house fire

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - Authorities have identified the victim in the fatal house fire that happened Thursday night.

Officials say 49-year-old Jennifer Lynn Hollis was killed when her home on Stevens Avenue caught fire.

Crews got the call from about the two-story house fire at about 8:40 p.m. Thursday. There were visible flames through the roof when they arrived.

Firefighters entered through the front. Once the fire was extinguished, they found Hollis' body.

Haley, Hollis’s sister in law says the family is in shock. Neighbors say she was a kind woman, and her sudden death leaves them looking for answers.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

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