Elderly woman dies in Tolgus Mount house fire

An elderly woman has died in a house fire in Cornwall.

Fire crews where called to the property in Tolgus Mount, near Redruth, at about 10:45 GMT after reports that a person was inside the house.

One room was on fire, but police said no-one else was injured in the blaze.

The woman, 84, is yet to be formally identified, and the emergency services are investigating the cause of the blaze, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

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