Coventry & Warwickshire

Man's body found after Stivichall house fire

A man's body has been found in a house fire in Coventry.

Firefighters were called to a severe fire in the ground floor of a semi-detached house in The Cheesils in Stivichall.

It began at about 0800 BST and was quickly extinguished, the fire service said.

During a search of the house, fire crews said they found the body of an elderly man. Investigators are trying to establish the cause of the fire.

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