Update 1:15 p.m.: Medical authorities have identified the woman who was killed in last night's fire as 61-year-old Deane Wernet.
Original story 6:59 a.m.: Firefighters fought a blaze last night at a home in the city's Ingleside Heights neighborhood that claimed the life of one person.
Medical authorities have not yet identified the person who was killed, nor do they know what started the fire.
The one-alarm blaze started about 8:35 p.m. at 60 St. Charles Ave. Firefighters extinguished the fire just before 9 p.m., according to press reports.