A PENSIONER died in a fire at her bungalow this morning (Friday).
The woman, who has not yet been named, was brought out of her Kingswood Avenue home in Saughall, by firefighters who were called at 6.19am.
She was handed over to paramedics but later declared dead at the scene.
Two fire crews from Chester and one from Ellesmere Port used four breathing apparatus, two hosereels and two covering jets to tackle the fire.
Cheshire Fire & Rescue Service, who have confirmed the fatality, are carrying out an investigation into the cause.
Police are interviewing neighbours and have talked to the pensioner’s distraught carer who arrived at the scene to be told the sad news.