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CSU athletics administrator's daughter dies in house fire 

By: The Associated Press
October 11, 2017 Updated: October 12, 2017 at 4:26 pm
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photo - The back of a home west of Fort Collins was fully engulfed in flames when Poudre Fire Authority personnel arrived on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. One woman died in the fire.
(Photo: Poudre Fire Authority via Coloradoan)
The back of a home west of Fort Collins was fully engulfed in flames when Poudre Fire Authority personnel arrived on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017. One woman died in the fire. (Photo: Poudre Fire Authority via Coloradoan) 

FORT COLLINS — The Larimer County Coroner's Office has identified the woman who died in a Sunday house fire.

The Coloradoan reports 32-year-old Rachel Max died of smoke inhalation and thermal injuries after she was unable to escape through a second-story window.

Rachel Max is the daughter of Doug Max, Colorado State University's athletics administrator. She was the only person in the house at the time of the fire.

The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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