Excerpts from Fox32Chicago.com:

Corina Nieves, 44, and her two pets died in a fire Tuesday morning that broke out about 9:35 a.m. in her third-floor apartment at 4443 N. Lawndale Ave. Someone outside the building saw smoke coming from her bedroom window and called 911.

Firefighters put out the fire and found the woman unresponsive in her bed. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Her cat and dog were found dead under her bed.

The fire was contained to her apartment.