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Man died when 4 firefighters failed to spot him during search

Cop entered home to look for contact information after fire but spotted Danny Holt, 33, when she turned on her flashlight


The Manchester Evening News

ECCLES, U.K. — A police officer found the lifeless body of a man at his burning home after firefighters who had searched the property said no one was inside, an inquest heard.

Pc Jill Jackson told the hearing how she went into the terraced home in Eccles to look for contact details so she could let the owners know about the fire.

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