Investigations underway into cause of fatal blaze

The scene of the fire in Clacton Credit: ITV News Anglia

Investigations are underway into the cause of a house fire in Essex in which a man died.

Crews were called to the terraced house on Stanley Road in Clacton yesterday morning after neighbours raised the alarm.

Firefighters rescued a woman and a baby boy through an upstairs window, but were unable to save a man trapped inside. The cause of the fire is not yet known.

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