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Man dies in St.Helier fire

Man dies in St.Helier fire

Saturday 17 December 2022

Man dies in St.Helier fire

Saturday 17 December 2022

Firefighters in Jersey have begun an investigation after a man in his 60's died following a blaze early this morning.

Roads surrounding Brighton Close on Columbus Street were closed for about an hour around 08:30, while the fire was dealt with.

Pictured: Firefighters were called to a property in Brighton Close, Columbus Street. (Google Maps)

Early this afternoon, a spokesman for the States Police confirmed that a man had died:

"Sadly, we can confirm there has been one fatality - a man in his 60’s – his family have been notified. The cause of the fire will be investigated, however it is not thought to be suspicious."


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