Humberside

Grimsby living room house fire leaves one dead

Baroness Road in Grimsby Image copyright Google
Image caption The blaze started in the living room of a house on Baroness Road in Grimsby

One person has died in a fire at a house in Grimsby.

Three crews were sent to the blaze which started in the living room of the property on Baroness Road at about 15:30 GMT, Humberside Fire and Rescue Service said.

Firefighters discovered the casualty and despite attempts to resuscitate them, they were pronounced dead at the scene.

No details about the victim have been disclosed by the fire service.

An investigation has started to establish the cause of the blaze and police are at the site, a fire service spokesman said.

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