Neighbour helps rescue man from house fire

A man in hospital after being rescued - with the help of a neighbour - from a house fire in Barnsley. An investigation is underway to find out the cause.

Investigation starts after man rescued from house fire

House in Princess Street where man was rescued when fire broke out Credit: ITV Yorkshire

An investigation has started into the cause of a house fire in Barnsley. The blaze broke out in the early hours of this morning at the house in Princess Street in the town centre.

A man in his 60's had to be rescued with the help of his neighbour. He is now in hospital after suffering minor burns.

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