Pensioner dies following flat fire in Barry
- 27 August 2014
- From the section South East Wales
A woman in her 70s has died and a man is in hospital following a flat fire in Barry.
Police and fire services are currently investigating the cause of the blaze which they were called out to at 13:55 BST on Wednesday.
South Wales Police confirmed the woman was rescued from the flat at Avocet Court but she died at the scene.
A man was taken to University of Wales Hospital in Cardiff suffering from smoke inhalation.