COWAN, Ind. – A woman died following a fire at a home in Delaware County.
According to officials, crews were dispatched around 3 a.m. Wednesday to a home on West Malissa Avenue. That’s located in Cowan in Monroe Township.
Crews arrived to find the residence on fire and entered the home. They discovered the woman’s body during a preliminary search.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The Delaware County Coroner’s Office identified the woman as 49-year-old Cherish Wallace.
The cause of the fire has not been determined. The State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating.