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Police in Durham have confirmed the name of a man following a house fire in the early hours of yesterday in Lewes Road, Darlington 

Police can confirm the body of the deceased is that of forty eight year old Timothy Simon Matthews.

A joint investigation with Police , Fire and Rescue has been concluded and is non-suspicious.
Durham Constabulary have said ‘Our thoughts at this sad time are with thefamily and friends of Mr Matthews.’


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