BREAKING NEWS - Woman dies after house fire in Watlington

The aftermath of the Bungalow Fire, Cecil Close, Watlington on Friday Morning ANL-150307-135836009
The aftermath of the Bungalow Fire, Cecil Close, Watlington on Friday Morning ANL-150307-135836009
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A woman has died following a house fire in Watlington, police have confirmed today.

Emergency crews were called to an address in Cecil Close at around 3.30pm yesterday. At its height, crews from seven fire stations across Norfolk and Cambridgeshire were tackling the blaze.

The aftermath of the Bungalow Fire, Cecil Close, Watlington on Friday Morning ANL-150307-135825009

The aftermath of the Bungalow Fire, Cecil Close, Watlington on Friday Morning ANL-150307-135825009

A woman in her 50s was found inside the house and taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Lynn.

Norfolk Police confirmed a short time ago that she died earlier today.

A spokesman said: “Next of kin have been informed and at this stage the death is being treated as unexplained.

“A seal remains in place at the property and investigations are continuing to determine the cause and the circumstances leading up to the fire.”