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Boy, 6, Dies Following Derbyshire House Fire

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.”

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