Rabat elderly woman dies in house fire

A 74-year-old woman lost her life on Thursday after her house went up in flames

The elderly woman was certified dead on site (Photo: Police)
The elderly woman was certified dead on site (Photo: Police)

A 74-year-old woman died in a fire that engulfed her house in Rabat on Thursday morning, the police said.

The incident happened at around 5:45am when district police were called on site at Triq San Patrizju. The Civil Protection Department was also on site.

A medical team certified the woman dead on site.

Duty magistrate Victor Axiaq is conducting an inquiry, while police investigations are ongoing.

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