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Woman found dead in Pickens home after fire

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Investigators on the scene of a fire in Pickens. (FOX Carolina) Investigators on the scene of a fire in Pickens. (FOX Carolina)
PICKENS, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A woman is dead after a house fire Monday night.

Pickens Police Chief Rodney Gregory tells FOX Carolina the fire happened just before 7 p.m.  Gregory said a passer-by noticed a home on Reece Mill Road on fire, called 911 and was able to notify some neighbors in the area.

Authorities said once the fire was out, a woman's body was found in the front area of the home.

The Pickens Co. Coroner's Office identified the woman as Margaret Ann Hunter, 48.

Pickens Police, SLED and Pickens County arson investigators were all on scene investigating the cause of the fire.

Investigators said the fire is not considered suspicious.

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