Man and woman in dramatic rescue from burning Sheffield flat

A man and woman were involved in a dramatic rescue from a burning flat in Sheffield overnight.

Friday, 9th August 2019, 09:22 am
Updated Friday, 9th August 2019, 09:24 am

Crews from Sheffield Central and Rivelin fire stations were called to the scene in Washington Road, Sharrow, at about 12.30am this morning.

Firefighters used a ladder to rescue both occupants from a balcony.

Washington Road.

Both were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.

A fire service spokesperson said the cause was under investigation.