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Girl, 4, Dies In House Fire

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A four-year-old girl has died after a house fire in Pembrokeshire at the weekend.

Her family have described Alysia Salisbury as “a beautiful daughter and sister”.

Dyfed-Powys Police said they responded to reports of a house fire in the Pontyglasier area, near Crymych, shortly before 10pm on Saturday, 27 May.

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service, the Welsh Ambulance Service and the Welsh Air Ambulance were also in attendance.

Police say Alysia died at the scene despite the efforts of the emergency services.

DCI Llyr Williams said: “Our thoughts are with the family and the local community at this tragic time. HM Coroner has been informed and officers will now work with colleagues from the fire service to establish the cause of the fire.

“The family request privacy at this difficult time.”

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The force added that Alysia’s family is being supported by specialist officers.

The operation on Saturday evening involved fire crews from a wide area of West Wales, including Crymych, Cardigan, Newcastle Emlyn, Whitland and Fishguard.