A 66 year-old Rome woman, Margaret Maxon, was killed in a house fire on Wingfield Street in West Rome on Friday.

Fire crews were dispatched to the home just after 8 pm Friday to a fully involved fire.

When firefighters arrived neighbors told them that Maxon was still inside.

They were able to find the body, but was deceased on scene.

Reports added that the fire appeared to be accidental.  They went on to say that the home was a total loss.   

An autopsy for Maxon is pending.