Jefferson County Authorities Identify Woman Who Died In Watertown Apartment Fire

(Watertown) The Jefferson County Medical Examiner’s Office is investigating a woman’s death following an apartment fire in Watertown. Tramesha Smith was transported to the hospital after she was found by firefighters during the blaze at 1153 Boughton Street last Friday.

The Medical Examiner’s Office says the 31-year-old died at the Watertown hospital and an autopsy was conducted on Monday. They say that the cause of Smith’s death is pending further investigation.

There were no other injuries in the fire that caused roughly $30-thousand-dollars in damage. The State Fire Marshall has been called to help investigate the blaze with support from the Watertown Police Department and Fire Investigator.