Woman found dead after fire at Kingston at 3.30am

Fatal: A woman died in a house fire at Kingston this morning.
Fatal: A woman died in a house fire at Kingston this morning.

A woman died in a fire which destroyed an apartment complex in Kingston this morning.

Fire crews, police and paramedics were called to the Sithney Street address around 3:30am and found a woman dead inside the building.

There were initially fears for a 12-year-old girl, but she was found safe shortly afterwards.

A crime scene has been set-up at the complex as investigations into the cause of the fire continue.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink on 131 444. You can also phone CrimeStoppers on 1800 333 000.