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Body found after early morning house fire

Dec. 11, 2014, Windsor, Ont. - Windsor police say fire crews have discovered a woman's body following a house fire early Thursday.

The 31-year-old woman was found dead in one of two units in a home in the city's near east side.

Police were not releasing any further details but the Ontario Fire Marshal's office has been called in to investigate.

Fire crews called to the duplex shortly after 2:30 a.m. Thursday found smoke and flames on the main floor, and the fire was declared out about 45 minutes later.

There's no word yet on the cause of the fire.

Investigators say police are involved but have not yet labelled it as "suspicious."

Damage is described as significant.

December 11, 2014
By The Canadian Press