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Four children have died in a house fire in Staffordshire in the UK

Two adults and another child are being treated in hospital and their injuries are believed to be non life-threatening.

Sycamore Lane. Sycamore Lane, Staffordshire. Source: Google Maps.

FOUR CHILDREN HAVE died in a house fire in Staffordshire in the UK, police have said this morning. 

Emergency services were called to the blaze in the Highfields area of Stafford at 2.40am where a search at a property on Sycamore Lane is ongoing. 

“But it is with great sadness we can confirm the deaths of four children at the property,” Staffordshire police said in a statement today. 


Two adults and another child are being treated in hospital. Their injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

Fire and rescue services are examining the scene as the investigation into the cause of the fire begins, police have said. 

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“Our thoughts are with the family, who are being supported by specialist officers at this difficult time.”

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