Fire tragedy at care home: woman dies following blaze

A woman has died following a fire at a care home for adults with learning disabilities in north-east London.

The fire broke out early Friday morning (20 April) and the woman, whose name and age are not yet known, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Pictures from the scene show flames pouring out of the roof of the building, which houses Connington Court and Connington House, reports the Huffington Post.

Approximately 70 firefighters attended the blaze at the three-storey block of flats from 2.15am.

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