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Body Of Man In 40s Discovered Following Brighstone Fire

Police have discovered the body of a man in his 40s following a fire at a residential address in Brighstone.

Police were called at 1.42am on Tuesday (7) to reports of a fire at a house on Gaggerhill Lane, Brighstone.

It has now been confirmed that a man in his 40s had died.

His next of kin have been informed.

One dog was also located deceased inside the property.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

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