Fire and police investigation underway after one person killed in Seaham house fire

Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

A joint fire and police investigation is underway after [one person was killed in a house fire in County Durham.](http://one person died in a house fire in County Durham.)

Firefighters rushed to the scene on Gregson Terrace, Seaham, at 3.30am on Thursday.

One fire engine is still at the scene.

Credit: ITV Tyne Tees
Credit: ITV Tyne Tees
Credit: ITV Tyne Tees