A mother of two has been killed in a fire which destroyed her family's home.
The fire started around 12;15 am Tuesday.
Residents saw smoke coming out of the house, located at Immortelle Street, Princes Town and raised an alarm.
The occupants of the home, Anita Ramdath, her husband and two young children, attempted to escape.
However, the woman became trapped in the burning house.
Fire officers responded but were unable to rescue 31-year-old Ramdath.
Investigations are ongoing to determine the cause of the blaze.