Investigation underway into Retford fatal flat fire

An investigation is underway to find out what caused a fire in a block of flats which left one person dead.

It is believed the blaze started around 4.30pm in Cobwell Road in Retford yesterday Friday November 21, 2014.

The building was evacuated as firefighters battled to extinguish the fire. Officers are now working to find alternative accommodation for the residents affected.