Birmingham & Black Country

Baylie Court blaze: Woman dies in tower block fire

A 63-year-old woman has died in a fire at a tenth-floor flat in Stourbridge.

Fire broke out at the 15-storey block in Baylie Court, Green Street, at about 10:00 GMT.

Paramedics from West Midlands Ambulance Service said nothing could be done to save the woman and she was confirmed dead at the scene.

An investigation has begun into the cause of the fire and the woman will not be named until relatives are informed, the fire service said.

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