Wiltshire narrow boat fire victim named as Jason "Badger" Phillips

A man who died in a fire on a narrow boat on the Kennet and Avon Canal in Wiltshire has been named.

Jason "Badger" Phillips, 42, of Hilperton Marsh, Trowbridge, was rescued by firefighters but pronounced dead at the scene.

Wiltshire Police said Mr Phillips' death is not being treated as suspicious.

The cause of the fire, which happened on 25 November, is under investigation and police are appealing for witnesses.

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