RICHLAND, Wash. - Firefighters are investigating what caused an early morning duplex fire that killed a woman.
It happened around 12:30 a.m. on Monday in the 1100 block of Fitch Street in Richland. after a woman died in a house fire overnight. Firefighters found Denise Myers, 54, inside the home along with five cats.
Myers's twin sister described her as a great friend and says she'll be missed by many.
"I'll see you when I get there...I'll see you when I get there my sister, my friend. I just hope she's happy and that she's in a good place with all our loved ones," said Debbie Pietz.
Firefighters are still trying to determine how the fire started and how Myers died.