House fire claims life in Leeds

One person has died after a fire broke out at a house in Leeds overnight. It happened at Westbourne Place in Beeston.

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Pensioner believed to be victim of house fire

The fire broke out just before midnight on Westbourne Place in the Beeston area of Leeds Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Tests are being carried out on the victim of a fatal house fire in Leeds.

It happened in Westbourne Place in the Beeston area just before midnight last night.

The body of a woman thought to be in her 80s, was found in the house.

An investigation to find out what caused the fire has started, but Police are not treating it as suspicious.

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