A homeless woman who was killed in a fire outside a
A state medical examiner has ruled Carlisle's death was caused by "smoke inhalation and thermal burn injuries," the state fire marshal's office announced.
Carlisle's remains were found burning behind The Spare Room at 28 West Main St. in Westminster by firefighters about 1:49 a.m. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
The thrift store is operated by the Westminster Rescue Mission.
An investigation into the cause of the blaze by the fire marshal's office, Westminster Police and