Woman Dies In Apartment Fire

LEALMAN, Fla. (AP) _ Authorities say a Tampa Bay area woman was found dead following a fire at her apartment building.

Lealman Fire Rescue reports that firefighters responded to Paradise Shores Apartments Tuesday afternoon.

Several units were damaged, and it took about a half hour for firefighters to put the flames out.

Afterward, rescuers found 65-year-old Phyllis J. Wells in a unit she had shared with her mother.

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