Woman found dead in 'suspicious' Columbia house fire

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Posted at 1:01 PM, Jul 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-15 12:53:55-04

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WTVF) — A woman was found dead inside a burned home in Columbia on Wednesday night. Fire officials said the incident was "suspicious."

Special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation are now working with Columbia police and fire officials to investigate. According to Columbia Fire & Rescue, the fire broke out around 10 p.m. on Paul Craft Street.

TBI said agents were looking for a vehicle that was missing from the house. That Honda Accord was found Friday morning in Columbia.

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Anyone with information on the fire or the missing car is encouraged to call the Columbia Fire Marshal's Office at 931-560-1740.