News has just come to hand that a house in Mead Road caught fire just after 3 o’clock this morning.
Chief Fire Officer, Mark Reid says although they acted quickly to extinguish the fire, none of the family members in the house could be saved.
Reid says they have established that the occupants of the home could not get out of the house when the fire started.
Meanwhile police are still waiting for the pathologists to examine the four bodies at the scene before they are taken to the mortuary.
Assistant spokesperson, Corporal Prashilla Narayan confirms that the occupants in the house were a 69 year old man, his 40 year old wife and two children aged 16 and 18.
Stay with us we will have more information in the next hour.