Birmingham Fire: Firefighters damping down at scene

Scene of fire in Birmingham where one woman died and five others were injured Credit: ITV News Central

Fire crews remain at the terraced house on Cateswell Road in Springfield where one woman died and five others were injured after a blaze this morning.

Two people are critically injured in hospital.

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Murder investigation after fire

A house fire that claimed the life of a Birmingham woman, and left her daughter with 40% burns, is being treated as arson. Forensics investigations into yesterday’s blaze in Cateswell Road, Tyseley, have confirmed it was started deliberately.