Man dies after fire in Bromley

PUBLISHED: 12:18 16 July 2014 | UPDATED: 15:47 16 July 2014

Picture: PA/Lewis Stickley

Picture: PA/Lewis Stickley

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A man has died in a Bromley fire.

London Ambulance Service were called at 7.20am and police were called by London Fire Brigade (LFB) to reports of a fire at maisonette in Lancaster Road, Bromley.

Officers attended and LFB found a body of a man in the address.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His next of kin have not been informed and enquiries are underway to do this.

Officers believe they know who the deceased is but they are waiting for a formal identification.

The death is being treated as unexplained and the cause of the fire is being investigated.

A post mortem examination is due to be scheduled.

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