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A woman has died following a fire at a bungalow in Kingsland Road #WestMersea

Police e were contacted by the fire service shortly before 11am today, Wednesday 30 June.

Sadly a woman aged in her 70s died at the scene.

At this stage, her death is being treated as unexplained but is not believed to be suspicious, and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

Our officers are working with fire investigators to establish the cause of the fire.