No working smoke detectors in fatal Del. fire

October 28, 2010 5:49:37 AM PDT
A woman was killed when fire swept through her Wilmington home.

The blaze broke out at around 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at a row home along the 500 block of Rodman Street.

It took firefighters 15 minutes to douse the fire.

During the subsequent search of the property, crews discovered the body of a woman on the first floor.

The home had no working smoke detectors.

Wilmington firefighters and police are investigating.