Cape Breton woman, 49, killed in house fire

RCMP say a 49-year-old woman has died following a house fire in Glencoe on Tuesday.  

Police say they were called to assist with a house fire on MacKinnon Road. 

They say a 56-year-old man escaped from an upstairs bedroom on his own. 

He was transported to hospital and has since been released. 

Both were residents of Glencoe.