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Woman sadly died following house fire in Bradford

Firefighters attended a house fire in Canford Road, Allerton, after an emergency call was received at 15.56 hrs on Friday May 10th.

Crews from Bingley, Odsal and Stanningley attended the semi-detached property.

A 59-year-old woman was given emergency first aid at the scene but sadly died.

A Fire Investigation Officer attended the scene and a full report will be issued to the Coroner in due course.

The fire is not believed to be suspicious.

Area Manager for Service Delivery, Chris Kirby, said: “Firefighters attended the scene and despite their very best efforts, sadly the female occupier could not be saved.

“Our condolences go out to her friends and family at this difficult time.

“We will be providing a full report to the Coroner which will examine the circumstances that led to the fire.”