LUTCHER, LA (WVUE) - A Tuesday night fire in Lutcher claimed the life of a 68-year-old woman, according to the St. James Parish sheriff's department.
Christine Luminais Benson died in a fire that broke out around 10:45 p.m. in the 1900 block of West Main Street.
The fire was brought under control around 2 a.m.
Family members told authorities there was a space heater in the same room as Benson, but investigators have not yet determined the cause of the fire.
Fire investigators do not suspect foul play.