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Victim identified in deadly Huntsville house fire

Huntsville police, fire crews and Huntsville Emergency Medical Services all responded.

Posted: Jan 31, 2019 9:09 PM
Updated: Feb 1, 2019 12:19 PM

8:30 a.m. Friday update: Huntsville police will be holding this scene at least through Saturday while both Huntsville Police Departmetn and Huntsville Fire Department investigators comb through the scene.

Law enforcement has identifed the victim  as Jennifer Lynn Hollis, 49, of Huntsville.

Jennifer Lynn Hollis

From earlier:

Six Huntsville Fire and Rescue units responded to a fire Thursday at the corner of Stevens Avenue and Windham Street. The call came in around 8:40 p.m., and Frank McKenzie with Huntsville Fire has confirmed one person is dead after crews found a body inside the house.

Several 911 calls came in to dispatch, and one was from a person who said, “My house is on fire.”

Huntsville police, fire crews and Huntsville Emergency Medical Services all responded. The cause of the fire in under investigation.

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