BREAKING NEWS: Pensioner dies in Shirebrook house fire

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A 79-year-old man has died in a house fire in Shirebrook.

Three fire engines were called to Park Avenue at 5.15pm on Monday evening.

Derbyshire Fire and rescue service described it as a ‘serious house fire’.

A spokesman from Derbyshire Police said firefighters discovered the 79-year-old man in the property and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The fire is not believed to be suspicious.

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