Woman dead after house fire in north St. Louis County


ST. LOUIS – An 86-year-old woman died in a house fire in north St. Louis County Tuesday morning.

Firefighters responded to the 10400 block of Castle Drive just after 2:30 a.m. Initial reports said a person was trapped in the home.

A woman was taken from the home and rushed to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead. She was identified as Darlene Honkey.

Investigators with the St. Louis County’s Bureau of Crimes Against Persons and the Arson and Explosives Unit said the fire did not appear to be suspicious.

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