Man aged 55 rescued from burning house


A 55-year-old man was rescued from a burning house by firefighters from West Yorkshire.

The incident happened yesterday on the first floor of a house in Bellbrooke Place, Harehills, Leeds.

The male occupant suffered smoke inhalation and was taken to hospital by ambulance.

Appliances from Gipton attended the scene, with a fire investigation officer, and used four breathing apparatus and two hose reels.