A woman has died in a fire at a house in Middlesbrough.
The emergency services were called to the property on Warton Street, in the North Ormesby area, at just before midnight.
The woman was pulled from the blaze, which was on the ground floor, but pronounced dead at the scene.
An investigation is now underway to discover the cause.
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