Woman Dies in Christmas Eve Fire


JUMPING BRANCH– A West Virginia woman has died and a man has been injured following a house fire on Christmas Eve.

Media report Jumping Branch Fire Chief Eric Jeffries said firefighters arrived at the home in Summers County on Saturday morning to find it already fully engulfed in flames.

Officials haven’t release the name of the woman who died or of the man who suffered burn wounds in the blaze.

The West Virginia Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating the cause of the fire.



Rachel Ayers

Rachel Ayers started as a multi-media journalist at WOAY in October of 2015. She then moved to evening anchor in September of 2016. Read More

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