Fatal Fire 

An early Saturday morning fire in Waterville claimed the life of a female.Firefighters arrived at the apartment building on Silver Place Road at around 2 Saturday morning.We’re told crews had to kick the door open to get inside.When firefighters entered the apartment they found the body of 55-year-old Janet York in her bed.Five other occupants of the building escaped without injury.Investigators with the Fire Marshal’s Office say the fire started in a trash can in York’s living room and they suspect the disposal of smoking materials in the trash is the likely cause of the fire.Authorities say the apartment is heavily damaged by fire and smoke and there was water and smoke damage elsewhere in the building.York lived in the apartment with a roommate, who was at work when the fire broke out.