Sunday 9 August, 2020

Elderly Westmoreland farmer dies in house fire

An elderly male farmer perished in a fire of yet unknown origin which destroyed his house in Westmoreland on Thursday.

The deceased has been identified as 65-year-old Donald Cockran of Little London.

Reports are that members of the police force and the fire brigade responded to calls that a house was on fire in the Little London community.

Cockran's charred remains were discovered in the rubble after the fire was put out by firefighters.

Investigations are being conducted by both the police and the fire brigade.

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