Lincolnton woman dies in house fire

A Lincolnton woman was killed in a house fire Saturday morning.

Betty Moss, 64, was alone when her home at 1124 Murray Jones Circle was destroyed by fire. The fire was caused by a space heater that was placed too close to a sofa, according to the Georgia fire commissioner’s office.

The home did not have a working smoke alarm.

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