Woman dies in Peacehaven house fire

SUSSEX Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly woman died in a fire in Peacehaven this afternoon (April 4).

The 88-year-old woman was found dead in the house by East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service shortly after 1pm.

Officers are working to establish the cause of the fire at the address in Arundel Road Central.

Anyone with information should contact Sussex Police on 0845 60 70 999 quoting serial 775 of 4/4.