Neustadt an der Aisch (dpa / lby) - A 49-year-old died after a fire broke out in an apartment building in Neustadt an der Aisch (Neustadt an der Aisch-Bad Windsheim district).

According to the police on Saturday, the seriously injured woman died in the hospital that night.

The fire broke out on Friday afternoon in a room in the apartment building.

When the emergency services arrived, some residents had already escaped outside, including the 49-year-old, who was then unconscious and had to be reanimated.

Her 22-year-old son, who was also injured, was also taken to the hospital.

The cause of the fire is still unclear.

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