Woman in Norfolk house fire rescue dies


A woman in her 80s who was rescued from a house fire in Norfolk has died in hospital.

Twenty firefighters were called to the home on Church Lane, Old Buckenham, just before midnight and tackled a fire in the living room.

The woman was taken to the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, where she died in the early hours.

Norfolk Fire and Rescue Service is to investigate. Firefighters said said the home was fitted with smoke detectors.

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