The Sherwood home engulfed with flames
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One dead after fire engulfs home in Brisbane

A PERSON has died in a house fire on Brisbane's south side on Tuesday afternoon.

A fierce blaze broke out in the lounge room of a house in Borden Street, Sherwood, just before 1.30pm, a Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said.

A person was reported as unaccounted for as four firefighting units battled the flames.

It was brought under control about 2.20pm and a subsequent search of the property found a body inside.

Police and fire investigators are investigating the circumstances of the blaze.


-Brisbane Times


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