One dead after fire engulfs home in Brisbane
A PERSON has died in a house fire on Brisbane's south side on Tuesday afternoon.
A fierce blaze broke out in the lounge room of a house in Borden Street, Sherwood, just before 1.30pm, a Queensland Fire and Emergency Services spokeswoman said.
A person was reported as unaccounted for as four firefighting units battled the flames.
It was brought under control about 2.20pm and a subsequent search of the property found a body inside.
Police and fire investigators are investigating the circumstances of the blaze.