WORCESTER (AP) — A woman who fell into a fire pit outside her Worcester home has died.
Masslive.com reports 71-year-old Jacqueline Cardinal was found by her son-in-law in the pit Saturday night.READ MORE: Elijah Lewis Search: Large Police Presence In Abington Related To Missing 5-Year-Old Boy
Worcester fire officials responded to the home and pronounced Cardinal dead at the scene from severe burns.
Cardinal had been alone when she fell in.READ MORE: Police Arrest Woman After Service Dog Stolen From New Hampshire Walmart
Fire officials say the state’s medical examiner will determine the exact cause of Cardinal’s death.
She was the mother of two and also raised four foster children with her late husband.MORE NEWS: MAP: Town-By-Town COVID Vaccination Rates For School-Aged Children
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