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A woman has died in a fire at a bungalow in Pinkneys Green in Maidenhead.

At 11.24pm on Thursday 11 May, Thames Valley Fire Control Service received reports of a fire at a bungalow on Headington Road, Maidenhead, from neighbours who had heard a smoke alarm sounding.

Crews from Maidenhead, Slough and Windsor fire stations went to the scene and discovered a fire in the bedroom of a bungalow.

Firefighters in breathing apparatus went in and extinguished the blaze using a hose reel.

The body of a woman was discovered inside the bedroom and a Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service Fire Investigation Officer is working with counterparts from Thames Valley Police to investigate the cause of the fire.

For more information about smoke alarms please see the advice on our website.

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