Fatality found at Kingswood fire

Court Road, Kingswood, Bristol

A crew from Kingswood and one from Speedwell were called to reports of a fire in a first floor flat where a person was believed to be inside.

Two firefighters in breathing apparatus entered the property and tragically during their search of the flat discovered a fatality.  Two Fire Officers were also mobilised to the scene.

The fire was extinguished using a hose reel and a full investigation has been launched, working in partnership with Avon & Somerset Constabulary, to determine the cause of this fire.