A Calgary woman has died after a kitchen fire that also claimed the lives of three cats in the Brentwood area of the city Friday evening.

Calgary fire crews responded to the fire in the northwest community on Friday and the victim was transported to Foothills Hospital.

Officials announced Saturday morning that the unidentified woman had died. The cause of death has yet to be determined but it's believed her injuries were fire-related.

Crews on the scene remain on fire watch and the cause of the fire is still under investigation.