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Fire in Wellington Road, Donnington, kills woman and dog

Firefighters were called to a house in Wellington Road, Donnington
Image caption Firefighters were called to a house in Wellington Road, Donnington

A woman and her pet dog have died in a house fire in Telford.

The 74-year-old woman's body was found in a property in Wellington Road, Donnington, just after 11:30 BST.

An investigation has been launched to establish the cause of the fire but the circumstances are not believed to be suspicious.

The fire was already out when firefighters arrived on scene. They were called to the blaze by West Midlands Ambulance Service.