By Isabel Togoh
A six-year-old boy has died following a fire at a house in Ilkeston, Derbyshire Police said.
Officers were called to reports of a fire at a house in Shaw Street West, Ilkeston, at 10.40pm on Friday.
“Firefighters entered the property and found a six-year-old boy with serious injuries,” a statement from the force read.
“The boy was taken to QMC by ambulance, however, he was pronounced dead a short time later.
“Enquiries as to the cause of the fire are ongoing and a joint police and fire investigation will take place today.”