86-year-old woman found dead after house fire

Albertredia Harris ( Photo from family)

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) — A family is mourning after their loved one was found dead after a house fire.

The Hinds County coroner said an autopsy had been scheduled for 86-year-old Albertredia Harris.

The fire happened on Friday night on Squire Drive.

Cleotha Sanders of the Jackson Fire Department said fire crews did a search in the home and found a woman dead.

Sanders said the accidental fire was caused by improper disposal of smoking materials.

The coroner Harris’ cause of death will be determined after the autopsy is complete.

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