Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 31 July 2014

Police investigate fatal house fire

A man has died in a house fire, Essex Police said

A man has died in a house fire, police said.

The man, who was thought to be in his 20s, was found in a property at Chestnut Avenue, Clacton, Essex, after the blaze was reported shortly before 8am on Saturday.

A spokesman for Essex Police said officers were not treating the fire as suspicious.

A joint fire and police examination of the scene was being carried out to determine the cause.

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