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The cause of the fatal blaze at 1 Marlboro Drive has not been determined.

Pittsfield Woman Dies After Being Rescued From Structure Fire

By Brittany PolitoiBerkshires Staff
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The woman who was rescued when her home caught fire on Monday has died. 
 
The Berkshire District Attorney's Office confirmed on Tuesday that Susan Steenstrup, 67, died after she was pulled from the blaze at 1 Marlboro Drive. The cause of death has not been confirmed.
 
Steenstrup was found on the second-floor by firefighters who responded to the blaze at about 6:45 p.m. She was taken by County Ambulance to Berkshire Medical Center. 
 
The two-story, 1930s home is coned off and shows signs of the emergency response such as a broken front window where crews entered to rescue Steenstrup. The fire was reported to have spread from the kitchen and a cause has not yet been determined.
 
Steenstrup was the only occupant at the time. The home had been in her family since at least the 1960s. 

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Post 68 Juniors Split Double-Header on Road

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GREENFIELD, Mass. -- Jason Codey struck out 10 Tuesday to lead Pittsfield Post 68 Juniors to a 5-0 win in a double-header split against Greenfield Post 81 in American Legion Baseball action.
 
Codey scattered three hits and walked one in the complete-game, five-inning win.
 
Devin Reynolds and Gavin O'Donnell each doubled, and Simon Mele drove in a pair of runs in the win.
 
Post 81 came back to earn a 3-2 win in the nightcap.
 
Greenfield scored three runs in the bottom of the first inning to take a 3-0 lead.
 
In the fourth, Connor Devine and Jack Farkas each drove in a run.
 
But Greenfield's Conner Bergeron came on in relief and retired two hitters with runners at the corner to end the threat.
 
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