Teesside woman dies from 'serious' burns

A woman who was found with "serious" burns after being engulfed in flames at a house in Teesside has died.

Emergency services were called to South Terrace in South Bank, Middlesbrough, shortly before midnight on 16 April after reports from a neighbour.

The 27-year-old was taken to Newcastle's Royal Victoria Infirmary where she died on Tuesday.

A 34-year-old man who was arrested in connection with the incident remains on bail while inquiries continue.

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