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Man charged over deaths of brothers in Huddersfield house fire

Logan Taylor and Jake Casey Credit: Family photograph

A man is due to appear in court charged with gross negligence manslaughter over the deaths of brothers, aged two and three, in a house fire in Huddersfield.

Three-year-old Logan Taylor and his brother Jake Casey, two, died in the fire on Alder Street, Huddersfield on Saturday February 20, 2016.

The boys' mother and their older brother escaped.

Kamal Bains, 50, of Birkby, Huddersfield, will appear before Kirklees Magistrates Court next Friday.