Tragedy struck a house in King George Road in the early hours of this morning (6th July 2018).

Witnesses describe a ‘large bang’ prior to the fire taking hold in the family home.

It is believed no one was hurt in the incident, however this has not yet been officially confirmed.

Fire crews and utility services remain on the scene this morning.

Official news release from Hampshire Fire & Rescue:

http://ow.ly/y76o30kPiWL

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