From Devon & Cornwall Police:

Police were called by the fire service just after 6am on Tuesday, 24 January to a property in High Street, Camelford. Pumping appliances from Delabole, Wadebridge, and Bodmin responded to this incident

The fire service was at the scene responding to a fire in the property.

A woman in her 70s was confirmed deceased at the scene. Her next of kin have been informed.

There were no other casualties.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation, but is not thought to be suspicious.

Officers are at the scene and the road closure will remain until the investigation is completed.

Anyone with information that might help investigators is asked to contact police via our website here or by calling 101, quoting log 70 of 24 January.