Body found in partially collapsed home

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ADAMS COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — An elderly woman was found dead after her home partially collapsed in Adams County, Pennsylvania.

Police say 73-year-old Carol Burke-Goodman was found inside Tuesday afternoon.

State troopers found her house crumbled after going there to perform a welfare check.

Firefighters say the home was too dangerous to enter right away. They later found the victim after conducting a search with k-9’s

One of her friends was heartbroken when she heard what happened.

I want to cry and hold her picture and her memories close. She was a really special friend.

-Melissa Garland, family friend

Burke-Goodman hadn’t been seen since last Thursday.

It’s still unclear when her home collapsed or how she died.
 

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