Gloucestershire

Lydbrook house fire: Woman and six dogs die in blaze

House where fire broke out
Image caption The blaze was spotted at the house in Joys Green Road, Lydbrook at about 21:00 BST

A woman and six dogs have died in a house fire in Lydbrook, Gloucestershire.

Fire crews were called to Joys Green Road at about 21:00 BST on Tuesday.

The woman and the dogs were found in the house but declared dead by paramedics at the scene shortly after 22:00 BST.

A seventh dog was given oxygen by fire crews. The coroner has been informed and an inquiry is under way to determine the cause of the fire.

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