A woman in her 70s has died in a property fire on High Street, Camelford, this morning (January 24).

Police were called by the fire service just after 6am on Tuesday, January 24, to a property fire in High Street, Camelford.

A Devon and Cornwall Police spokesperson has confirmed: “A woman in her 70s was confirmed deceased at the scene. Her next of kin have been informed.

“There were no other casualties.

“The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but is not thought to be suspicious.

“Officers are at the scene and the road closure will remain until the investigation is completed.”

Anyone with information that might help investigators is asked to contact police via our website here or by calling 101, quoting log 70 of 24 January.