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83-y-o Woman Dies in House Fire in Kingston
An elderly woman died in a house fire at Slipdock Road in Rockfort, Kingston on Monday morning.
She has been identified as 83 year old Corrine Morrison.
The fire started sometime after 4 o’clock.
The house was occupied by several families.
Camille Dickson, who lived on the top floor of the four storey building with her three children, told RJR News they had to jump through the window to avoid the inferno.
Ms Dickson said she was unable to save any of their belongings.
She said her eldest daughter and some other residents were injured trying to escape.
Ms Dickson believes the fire started on the second floor where the elderly woman, who was bedridden, lived.
The cause of the fire and the extent of the loss are not yet known.