Man dies in Liverpool flat fire
- 26 December 2013
- From the section Liverpool
A man in his 40s has died after a fire at a flat in Liverpool, Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service has said.
The fire, which took two hours to extinguish, broke out at about 01:30 GMT on Rocky Lane in Tuebrook.
The man was taken to hospital after being found unconscious inside the property. He died a short time later.
The man has been identified and his next of kin are being informed. An investigation into the cause of the fire is under way.