Woman dies after house blaze

A PENSIONER died today following a blaze at her Hadleigh home. The woman, believed to be in her 70s and called Jean, was taken to Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford with “significant” burns.

A PENSIONER died today following a blaze at her Hadleigh home.

The woman, believed to be in her 70s and called Jean, was taken to Broomfield Hospital in Chelmsford with “significant” burns.

A police spokesman confirmed she had died at 11.20am.

The fire service was alerted to the blaze in a back room of the bungalow at 10.10pm yesterday.


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Police are not treating the fire as suspicious.

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