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Jefferson County woman found dead at the scene of house fire

STUMP CREEK — First responders found an 84-year-old Jefferson County woman dead at the scene of a house fire Friday night.

The name of the victim has not yet been officially released.

State police are investigating the cause of the fire that broke out at a Henderson Township home along Route 119.

The woman’s death has been ruled accidental and no foul play is suspected, according to police reports.

Crews from 11 different area fire and EMS departments from Jefferson and Clearfield counties responded to the fire.