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Funeral of tragic blaze mum

The funeral of a mother, injured whilst trying to rescue her three young children from a devastating house fire two years ago, has taken place today.

Samantha Hudson was found cuddling her children in a bedroom as fire engulfed their home in Bridlington. She suffered severe brain damage and spent two years in a specialist care home before she died nine days ago. Sarah Clark reports.

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Tragic mum dies 2 years after blaze claimed her children

A mother who was badly injured two years ago in a fire which claimed the lives of her three children has died. Samantha Hudson, who was 29, had been in residential care recently and died from pneumonia.

Her three children, William, Anthony, and Maddie-Jane, all perished in the fire which ripped through their home in Bridlington as they slept. Jon Hill reports

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