Condition of woman who lived in burned house unconfirmed

Keri Thornton | Daily Press

An elderly woman had to be airlifted to the hospital after her house became engulfed in flames early Friday morning.

Tahlequah Fire was called to the structure fire on West Chickasaw Street and South State Avenue just before 6 a.m.

Fire Department officials said the blaze is still under investigation and they have yet to determine the cause. The woman’s condition was not disclosed and next of kin was notified.