Woman dies in Ohio house fire

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LORAIN, Ohio (AP) -- Authorities say a woman has died in a large house fire west of Cleveland.

WEWS-TV (http://bit.ly/1ffPT0Y ) reports that it took firefighters in Lorain about three hours Monday night to put out the blaze on East Erie Street.

No other information was available about the victim.

The fire chief said a cat made it out alive but there likely were more pets inside.

One of the residents was believed to have been at work at the time.

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Information from: WEWS-TV, http://www.newsnet5.com