Woman lost her life in Birmingham house fire

Firefighters have confirmed a woman died in a house fire in Birmingham this morning.

Two people have been seriously injured in the incident on Cateswell Road in Springfield. Fire crews were called at around 5am to reports of a fire at a mid-terraced house.

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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.