Investigation into fatal house fire

A post mortem examination is due to be take place on the body of a woman found following a house fire near Newmarket.

Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to the blaze in Kentford in Suffolk yesterday morning.

They found a man, in his 60s who lived at the address in Bury Road, suffering from smoke inhalation and there were fears another person was trapped inside. Later in the day police confirmed a body had indeed been found in the house.

A spokesman for Suffolk Police said the death is being treated as unexplained.

The victim has not yet been named.