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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