Police have named an elderly woman who died following a house fire in Gretna last night.
86 year old Martha Carruthers was rescued from the property on Union Road just after 10 o'clock.
The widow was taken to Carlisle's Cumberland Infirmary where she was pronounced dead.
Investigations are continuing .
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