Woman dies after Tipton flat fire

By Thomas Parkes | Tipton | News | Published:

A woman has died after a flat fire in Tipton.

Waterloo Street. Picture: Google

Crews managed to get the 43-year-old out of her flat on Waterloo Street as the fire broke out at 4.15pm on Monday but she later died in hospital.

West Midlands Police is not looking for anyone in connection to the blaze.

A spokeswoman for West Midlands Police said: “Police are investigating to establish the exact circumstances that led to the fire and are not looking for anyone else in connection with the blaze.”

No-one else was injured in the fire.

Thomas Parkes

By Thomas Parkes
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