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7-year-old Girl Dies in Spanish Town House Fire
Amelia Williams, a seven-year-old female student of Friendship Primary School in Spanish Town, St Catherine, died Thursday in a fire which destroyed the two-bedroom house in which she was living with her family.
Reports from the Spanish Town Police are that about 6:30 am, residents saw fire coming form the house and alerted them. The Spanish Town Fire Department was alerted and when the cooling down operation ended, Ameila’s charred remains was found among debris in the two bedroom concrete structure.
The scene was processed and the body removed to the morgue.
It is being reported that the girl was at home with her elder sister when the fire started.
Detectives assigned to the St Catherine North Police Division are investigating.