A woman in her 40s has died after a house fire in west Belfast.
The blaze occurred shortly after midnight on Thursday morning at Lenadoon Avenue.
Alan Hamill from the Fire and Rescue Service said: "The first fire crews were faced with a very severe fire on the first floor in the attack of a semi-detached house.
"Unfortunately [fire fighters] quickly discovered the deceased in a bedroom in the attic of the house."
Police are investigating the cause of the blaze.