18 Mar 2014

Caravan fire victim named

10:19 pm on 18 March 2014

Police have named the woman who died in a caravan fire in Invercargill on Sunday morning.

Teresa Anne Thompson, 44, was killed and four people in the house were hospitalised with smoke inhalation.

The fire is believed to have started in the caravan and spread to an adjacent house on Bluff Highway.

Southland Area Commander Bruce Stubbs says detectives and fire safety officers are working to establish the cause of the blaze.