A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman died following a house fire near West Malling in Kent.
Firefighters were called to the house on Spitfire Road in the Kings Hill area at around 9 o'clock last night.
A woman in her 60's was taken to hospital but later died. A child was treated for a leg injury and breathing in smoke.
A 51-year-old man from West Malling was arrested and remains in police custody.
Kent Police says because of prior police contact with the man a mandatory referral has been made to the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC.)