Published: Oct 06, 2010 4:51 PM EDT
Updated: Oct 06, 2010 1:51 PM EDT

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman has died after being pulled by her husband from their burning home.

Orange County Fire Rescue workers were called to the house late Tuesday. According to reports, the homeowner told dispatchers the residence was on fire when he arrived home.

The man said he found his wife unresponsive inside.

A dispatcher helped guide the man in removing his wife from the home and in beginning CPR.

Paramedics transported the woman to Florida Hospital Celebration Health where she died on Wednesday.

Investigators believe the fire started in the kitchen.