Investigation after pensioner dies in house fire
An investigation has been launched following the death of a pensioner in a house fire.
Firefighters were called to an address on Mundy Street in Derby at 10.38am on Monday, Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service said.
A woman in her mid-70s died as a result of injuries sustained in the fire.
The fire service said a joint investigation with Derbyshire Police had been launched to establish the cause of the blaze.
Crews from Nottingham Road, Ascot Drive and Kingsway attended the fire and remain on scene, a spokeswoman added.