Police are investigating two separate fires that occurred on Saturday 11th January, 2020.
At Moliniere (St. George), an early morning fire completely destroyed the second floor of a two-storey dwelling house while an afternoon fire that occurred at Williamson Road, St. George’s left two houses completely destroyed; another with partial damages and one other with minor heat damages.
Vita Paul, 92 years, an occupant of one the affected houses who had to be taken to the General Hospital was later pronounced dead.
An autopsy is pending to determine the actual cause of death.
An estimated cost of the fire damages is yet to be determined.