Fatal fire incident - Newport Pagnell

Sun 21 Oct, 2018

Firefighters from Newport Pagnell, Great Holm and Broughton, along with an officer, were mobilised to a house fire in Syon Gardens, Newport Pagnell, at 9.10am yesterday (Saturday 20 October).

Group Commander Paul Scanes from Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service said: “Crews entered the house and extinguished a small fire. Tragically, a female occupant was located and confirmed deceased by South Central Ambulance Service personnel.

“The cause of the fire is being investigated jointly with Thames Valley Police. Our thoughts are with family, friends and the local community."

Next of kin have been informed and a file is being prepared for the Milton Keynes coroner.