JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- An overnight house fire claimed the life of a 60 year-old woman waiting for her husband to come home from work.
The victim according to family was Donna Kelly.
Mike Kelly says he was on the road home around 11:30 Thursday night when he started to follow fire trucks. Kelly says when he got closer to home he saw smoke.
Donald Faxel is a neighbor of the Kelly's who live on West Cisco Drive, a rural area off Chaffee Road.
Faxel says his dog barked alerting him to the fire. Faxel says he rushed to the front door and bedroom window but was unable help the woman trapped inside.
Kelly said he and his wife has been married ten years.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
First Coast News