A woman was found dead Friday morning inside a Sanford home that was gutted by a fire.

The fire broke around 3:30 a.m. at 610 E. 7th St. near St. Paul Baptist Church.

The victim's mother, who lives in the home, ran to neighbors for help, and 911 was called. 

Firefighters found the woman's body after extinguishing the blaze.

The woman's cause of death and the cause of the fire are under investigation.

The neighbor captured video of the fire on his cellphone.

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