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Three die in Lesvos fire

Three people were killed in a house fire in Plomari on the island of Lesvos on Saturday.

The victims were a 5-year-old boy and his grandparents, aged 51 and 59.

The boy and his grandmother were found dead on the first floor of the building.

They had not suffered burns, unlike the child?s grandfather who was found dead on the ground floor, where the fire had broken out.

Neighbors had tried to put out the blaze before the fire service arrived.