Fatal house fire
Hamstel Road, Southend
14/08/2017 @ 06:31
Incident Number: 60935
In attendance: 2 x Southend
Firefighters were alerted to reports of a house fire in Southend this morning (Monday 14 August).
When firefighters arrived at the property they found the smoke alarm was sounding and evidence that there had been a small fire in the living room.
Sadly, a woman was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The cause of the fire is not being treated as suspicious. A full investigation will take place.