Sunday 17 November, 2019

Disabled man perishes in San Juan blaze

A disabled man is now dead after a San Juan blaze gutted his house on Thursday morning.

According to reports, fire officers received information of an inferno at a single story, wooden home at Ryan Street, Petit Bourg around 2 am.

Fire tenders from the San Juan Fire Station and Headquarters responded.

On arrival, they found the house engulfed in flames.

The home was owned by Christopher Hylan and his daughter Guana Hylan.

Sources say Hylan’s charred remain (Christopher) was found lying on the floor, three metres away from the front door.

His disability was that he had one foot.

Investigations are continuing into the cause of the fire.

 

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