Elderly woman dies in Almeria house fire

BLAZE: The fire occurred in a block of flats in Roquetas de Mar

AN ELDERLY woman has died following a flat fire in Roquetas de Mar.

Emergency Services were reportedly called at approximately 7:15am this morning by the security guard of an urbanisation located in Calle Carmen Sevilla, who warned that a fire had broken out in a block of flats.

And after attending the scene, they confirmed on their official twitter that the elderly woman had passed away, while her husband had been rushed to hospital.

The 90-year-old man has been taken to the West hospital in El Ejido to be treated for smoke inhalation.

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