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House fire death woman named
A WOMAN who died after a house fire near Abingdon has been named by police.
The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Intombizodwa Hove, known as Tombi.
Police were called to a house in Spey Road, Shippon, at about 10.15am on Friday following a fire in an upstairs room.
Ms Hove was found inside and taken to Oxford's John Radcliffe Hospital , but later died.
A post-mortem examination was carried out yesterday by a Home Office pathologist but the preliminary results were inconclusive. Further examinations are now due to take place.
Senior Investigating Officer Det Supt Rob Mason said: “Our enquiries are continuing and we are working towards establishing the full circumstances behind this tragic death.”
Police are now treating the death as unexplained rather than suspicious.
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