CARROLL COUNTY, Md. (WUSA) -- Officials are investigating a fatal fire that involved a homeless woman on Tuesday located on the rear entrance dock of the Westminster Rescue Mission at 30 West Main Street in Westminster.
Firefighters say they extinguished the fire quickly and found the body of a woman who was determined dead at the scene.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Officials say the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will determine the identity of the woman and cause of death.