One dead and three hurt after Edgbaston house fire

Scene of the house fire in Edgbaston
Scene of the house fire in Edgbaston Photo: ITV Central

One woman has died and three people are being treated in hospital after a fire at a house in Edgbaston.

Police and firefighters were called to the house on Speedwell Road at around 07.00 this morning (5 November).

Two people had jumped from the building, while a third was rescued by firefighters. Police are treating the circumstances surrounding the fire as suspicious.

The condition of the two women and one man being treated in hospital is not yet known.