FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) – A woman has died after a fire swept through her house in Fort Worth Monday evening.
Paula Jean Hopkins, 68, was pronounced dead at Harris Hospital in Fort Worth, according to the Tarrant County Medical Examiner.READ MORE: Tyson Foods Spending $50M On Bonuses For Hourly Workers At Meat Plants
The call came in around 6:30 p.m. in the 2600 block of Castaneda Circle.
Firefighters were on the scene within five minutes, but the house was already consumed by flames, a spokesman said.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?
The firefighters had to evacuate due to concerns about the structural integrity of the building.MORE NEWS: US Department Of Labor Awards $2.6M To Provide Texas Military Members, Spouses Jobs
Investigators were working to determine what caused the fire.