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25 March 2019, 14:05 | Updated: 25 March 2019, 14:56
Fire crews found the body of a woman at a house in Mundy Street.
An investigation has been launched following the death of a pensioner in a house fire.
Firefighters were called to an address on Mundy Street in Derby at 10.38am on Monday, Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service said.
A woman in her mid-seventies died as a result of injuries sustained in the fire.
The fire service said a joint investigation with Derbyshire Police had been launched to establish the cause of the blaze.
Crews from Nottingham Road, Ascot Drive and Kingsway attended the fire and remain on scene, a spokeswoman added.