Livingston house fire leaves one person dead as police launch probe

One person has died after an early morning fire in a house in Livingston.

Emergency services rushed to Graham Way in the Knightsridge area of the town at around 4am this morning.

Police confirmed that one person died as a result of the fire and enquiries are ongoing.

A spokesperson for the force said: "At about 4am on Saturday, November 17, emergency services attended reports of a house fire in the Knightsridge area of Livingston.

"Sadly a person has died as...
source: Daily Record

2018-11-17 12:59
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