Woman dies in motorhome blaze in São Bartolomeu de Messines

A woman thought to have been in her 50s to 60s has been found dead inside a burnt out motorhome in Sítio dos Calvos, São Bartolomeu de Messines (Silves municipality) this morning. PJ police have been called in as authorities investigate the cause of the blaze. According to TVI, an eyewitness claims to have seen the woman’s husband “place the victim inside the vehicle and then set light to it”. The man is described as ‘at the scene’ of the fire now and ‘accompanied by authorities’.