Monday 21 October, 2019

Chaguanas woman killed in fire

Central Division police are investigating the death of 49-year-old woman.

Indira Hall from Eleanor Street, Chaguanas, died on Thursday night following a fire at her apartment.

An autopsy revealed that, while the woman’s body did suffer burn marks, the cause of death was as a result of smoke inhalation.

Fire officers responded to reports of a fire along Eleanor Street, around 10 pm on Thursday.

They were able to contain the fire to the deceased’s apartment, without only two other units in the building suffering any damage.

However, Hall’s body was discovered inside.

The cause of the blaze is yet to be established.

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