By: KDKA-TV News Staff

LOWER BURRELL (KDKA) – A woman is dead after flames ripped through a home in Westmoreland County late on Wednesday night.

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Firefighters were called to a scene on Trailer Boulevard in Lower Burrell shortly after 11:00 p.m.

Fifty-year-old Kimberly George was taken to the hospital where she ultimately died.

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A neighbor saw the fire and called for help.

State police are investigating the cause of the fire.

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