​SEATTLE - A woman has been killed and three people were injured in a house fire in West Seattle Wednesday morning.

The fire in the 9800 block of 44th Avenue SW started just before 5 a.m. Firefighters could not get inside right away.

​​The woman was confirmed dead just before 7 a.m.

Three people were able to get out with minor injuries, a fire spokesperson said.

Some wires were down in the area, so people were advised to stay away.

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