Video: fatal fire in Barcombe Mills

This is all that was left of a home in Barcombe Mills where an elderly woman died in a house fire.

Sussex Police were called to the home at Mill Farm just before 7am on Saturday December 14 by firefighters at the scene of the fire.

Barcombe Mills fatal fire. Mill Farm

Barcombe Mills fatal fire. Mill Farm

Fire crews had been called at 6.15am after a member of the public reported seeing the building on fire.

An 89-year-old woman was rescued by fire fighters but she died later.

The cause of the fire is not yet known.

The incident is being investigated by police and East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service.

Call Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 282 of 14/12 or email