ESSEX FELLS - Officials say a woman died in a house fire in Essex Fells early Sunday morning.
Police and fire units responded to a fire at a home on Fells Road just before 3 a.m., prosecutors say.
They say officers found a woman inside and treated her before she was transported to the hospital.
She was pronounced dead a short time later.
The victim’s name has not yet been released.
Investigators are searching for what may have sparked the flames.