Woman killed in Princeton, N.J. apartment fire

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Deadly apartment fire in Princeton: Matt O'Donnell reports during Action News at Noon on December 28, 2017. (WPVI)

Action News has learned one person died during an apartment complex fire in Princeton, New Jersey.

The blaze broke out after 9 p.m. Wednesday.

A large portion of the roof collapsed at the building in the unit block of Billie Ellis Lane before firefighters gained the upper hand.

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2 alarm fire at Priceton apartment complex: Monica Malpass reports on Action News at 11 p.m., December 17, 2017



Authorities confirmed Thursday morning that a 73-year-old woman, identified as Larisa Bartrone, was found dead inside.

Another 35 residents have been displaced.

Fire investigators are working to determine what sparked the blaze.

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