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Woman dies after being pulled from house fire near Fort Worth

A woman died after being pulled from a house fire in Forest Hill early Saturday morning.

Geraldine Smith, 70, died after going to the hospital shortly after midnight on Saturday, the Fort Worth Fire Department said.

The fire was reported in the 5900 block of Forest Haven. Fort Worth firefighters assisted the Forest Hill fire department.

After Smith was rescued from inside the house, she was taken to John Peter Smith Hospital where she died from her injuries.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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