Police are on the scene of what is suspected to be a murder in St James.
Three people are believed to have died in the incident.
However, up to 8 am their identities have yet to be confirmed.
At about 2.15am today, residents of Upper Dibe Circular Road, St James, heard several explosions.
They then observed a house along the roadway on fire.
The police and fire services were notified, as well as appliances from the Wrightson Road HQ and the Four Roads station responded.
However, they were impeded by vehicles parked along the roadway.
By the time fire officials arrived, the house was fully engulfed,