Elderly man dies in Midgham Green bungalow fire

An elderly man has died in a bungalow fire in Reading.

Fire crews were called at 9:23 BST to Rowlands Copse, Midgham Green, after smoke was seen coming out of a premises owned by a housing association.

A Thames Valley Police spokesman said the fire was not believed to be suspicious.

A number of road closures were put in place as Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service sought to extinguish the blaze.

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