An investigation's been launched after a man died in a flat fire in Clacton.
Firefighters were called to the third floor flat in Langham Drive just after 9am when a neighbour smelt smoke and called 999.
When crews arrived they saw that the flat was completely full of smoke.
A man was found inside but pronounced dead at the scene.
The fire was extinguished at 10:10am. Fire crews managed to stop the flames spreading to any other flat.
The cause of the fire is not known at this time.