Fire partially destroyed a dwelling house in Sans Souci, Castries on Sunday, Dec. 31, according to law enforcement sources.
Around 5 a.m., the authorities received a report that a concrete structure – measuring 55ft x 40ft – was on fire.
Castries responded with two units and an ambulance.
The owner and sole occupant of the house, Madge Alexander, who is 80+ years old, was reportedly rescued by her son and the police.
The cause of the fire is unknown.
Investigations are underway.