69-year old woman found dead after house fire

GOLDSBORO, N.C. (WITN) A woman has died following a house fire early Saturday morning in Goldsboro.

Goldsboro City Officials say while on patrol, police officers discovered a house on fire around 2:35 a.m.

Upon their arrival, the Goldsboro Fire Department found the resident, Lovetta Benjamin, 69, dead inside the home.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.