Two dead as fire breaks out in Saffron Walden house

PUBLISHED: 10:18 11 December 2009 | UPDATED: 22:04 31 May 2010

TWO people have died and one person is still unaccounted for following a house fire in Saffron Walden this morning. Two fire crews from Saffron Walden, and one each from Newport and Thaxted, were called to the Mill Lane property at 8.41am. A fire service

TWO people have died and one person is still unaccounted for following a house fire in Saffron Walden this morning.

Two fire crews from Saffron Walden, and one each from Newport and Thaxted, were called to the Mill Lane property at 8.41am. A fire service spokesman said the first floor of the semi-detached house was "well alight".

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus are continuing to use three hose reels and one main jet to extinguish the fire.

The identity of those involved has yet to be confirmed. Return here to find out more later...


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