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Name released of woman killed in Hayti house fire

HAYTI, MO (KFVS) - A woman is dead after a house fire early Monday morning in Hayti, according to the Pemiscot County Coroner Jim Brimhall.

Brimhall says the fire started around 2 a.m.

Stella Rook, 64, of Hayti was the only person living in the home, according to the Hayti Police Department. It's unclear right now how exactly she died.

The state fire marshal is still investigating a cause. Early reports indicate it may have been an electrical issue.

No foul play is suspected. 

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