Man Dies in Little Paxton House Fire

AN elderly man died this morning (Wednesday April 30) after a house fire in Little Paxton. Firefighters were called at 7.46am to reports of a house on fire in Gordon Avenue. Crews entered the house and removed a man from a first floor bedroom before atte

AN elderly man died this morning (Wednesday April 30) after a house fire in Little Paxton.

Firefighters were called at 7.46am to reports of a house on fire in Gordon Avenue.

Crews entered the house and removed a man from a first floor bedroom before attempting to resuscitate the man outside the property - but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have cordoned off the house and an investigation has been launched to find out the cause of the fire.


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The name and age of the man has not yet been released.

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