Reece Smith, Holly Smith, Ella Smith and Jordan Smith
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Man in court over Blackpool family fire deaths

A man has appeared at Preston Crown Court court charged with the murders of four siblings in a fire at their home near Blackpool.

Dyson Allen is accused of killing 19-year-old Reece Smith, four-year-old twins Holly and Ella and two-year-old Jordan in the blaze early this January.

Mr Allen, aged 19, will appear before the same court on Monday 17 December.

Ed Thomas reports.

  • 14 Dec 2012