BREAKING NEWS: Woman found after Long Eaton house fire

House fire wellington street Long Eaton
House fire wellington street Long Eaton

THE BODY of a woman has been found three days after a house fire in Long Eaton.

Police made the discovery on Monday January 17 as they searched the terraced home on Wellington Street.

A police spokesperson said: “The body has not yet been identified and the coroner has been informed.

“Police, who have been working with Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service and Erewash Borough Council as part of the investigation, are not treating the fire as suspicious.”

Fire crews were called to the house on the morning of Friday January 14.

Firefighters experienced problems getting into the property to put out flames due to rubbish that was piled from floor to ceiling.

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