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Woman Burned in Wilkes-Barre Fire Dies

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — A woman who was badly burned in a fire earlier this month in Wilkes-Barre has died. The Lehigh County coroner says Clora Sylvester, 70...

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- A woman who was badly burned in a fire earlier this month in Wilkes-Barre has died.

The Lehigh County coroner says Clora Sylvester, 70, passed away Thursday from her injuries

The Wilkes-Barre fire chief says the fire at Sylvester's home on Kidder Street was caused by a space heater that was too close to a chair.