Tributes laid for Hapton blaze victim

Tributes have been laid at a house in Hapton where a young woman died in a fire.

The woman, in her 20s, died at the scene, in Manchester Road, following the blaze on Sunday night. This morning the front doorstep was covered with floral tributes and teddy bears from wellwishers. One beared the message “RIP. So tragic.”

Floral tributes and teddy bears are left outside the house in Hapton where a woman died in a fire

Floral tributes and teddy bears are left outside the house in Hapton where a woman died in a fire

The incident is being investigated by police and the fire service.