Woman's body found after Peterborough fire

A specialist team was brought in to make sure the building did not collapse

The body of an elderly woman has been found following a fire in a block of flats in Peterborough.

Police were called to the scene at Willoughby Court, on the Welland Estate, by the fire service shortly before 06:00 BST.

A spokesman said: "The fire is being treated as unexplained and officers will be investigating with colleagues from the fire service today."

The fire, on the first floor, caused part of the block to collapse.

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