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Woman dies from injuries in Fall River fire

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Fire damages a duplex on Fulton Street in Fall River, Monday, March 24, 2014. Fire damages a duplex on Fulton Street in Fall River, Monday, March 24, 2014.

A 41-year-old woman has died from the injuries she suffered in a fire in Fall River, the fire department said Tuesday.

Officials said Anderson Mar-Desjardins of Wakefield, Mass., died Friday. Her boyfriend, whose name was not released, remained in a hospital Tuesday.

The fire broke out March 24 in two-story duplex on Fulton Street.

Investigators said the fire was an accident. A candle ignited a couch in the victims' first-floor apartment.

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