Woman dies of burn injuries in Northern Ireland

Thursday 22 May 2014 11.01
The PSNI is investigating the incident
The PSNI is investigating the incident

A woman hospitalised with burn injuries in Northern Ireland has died, the PSNI said this morning.

Detectives are investigating after receiving a report of an incident at a house on the Glenavy Road, Lisburn, on Tuesday.

Police are still working to establish exactly what happened to the woman, 49, and appealed for anybody with information to contact them.

A 48-year-old man was also treated as a result of the incident but his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.