Huntingdon fatal house fire victim named

AN elderly woman who was found dead in her bungalow in Huntingdon has been identified by police. Firefighters discovered the body of 82-year-old Patricia Menditta at her home in Coldhams South, following a fire. Crews were called to the property on Sunda

AN elderly woman who was found dead in her bungalow in Huntingdon has been identified by police.

Firefighters discovered the body of 82-year-old Patricia Menditta at her home in Coldhams South, following a fire.

Crews were called to the property on Sunday (March 15) just after 2pm, where her body was discovered in the kitchen.

Firefighters extinguished the blaze, which had started in the lounge and returned to base at 3.30pm.

The fire is not being treated as suspicious and an inquest was opened and adjourned on Monday (March 16).