Fatal Fire In Neath "Unexplained"

11 September 2014, 16:25

Police and the fire service are investigating after a fire which killed a man in Neath.

It broke out at a house on London Road just before 07:00 this morning.

Detectives say the man hasn't been identified yet and they're still trying to trace his family.

An investigation into what happened has started.

Detective Inspector Trudi Meyrick of Neath Port Talbot CID said: "We are continuing to jointly investigate the cause of the fire which at this stage is being treated as unexplained.

"We are yet to establish the man's next of kin and we appeal to anyone who knew the occupant of the property or his family or friends to contact police."

Anyone with information is being asked to contact police on 101.