Egton man dies in fire

An investigation has been launched after an elderly man died in a fire last night.

By The Newsroom
Saturday, 27th February 2016, 12:10 pm
Updated Saturday, 27th February 2016, 12:20 pm
An elderly man died at the scene
An elderly man died at the scene

North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue were called to Egton yesterday at 2.15pm, after reports of a blaze at a detached bungalow.

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Sadly, an elderly man was found to have died at a property.

The cause of the fire is unknown and an investigation has been launched.

More to follow.