ATTLEBORO — An elderly woman killed in a fire at her Attleboro home has been identified as 80-year-old Judith Henriques, according to the Bristol County District Attorney's Office.

Attleboro Fire Chief Scott LaChance called the incident a "terrible tragedy," stating that the fire took place at 30 Division St. at around 1 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 18.

Officials said Attleboro police and fire department members are investigating the cause of the fire, along with state police at the Bristol D.A. and State Fire Marshal's offices.

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“I want to express our heartfelt condolences to the victim’s family and loved ones,” said LaChance. “This is a terrible tragedy for them and the community.”

 

No further details have been disclosed.

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