One man has been arrested in connection with the fire.
The residents who were evacuated following the fire in Coney Green Drive last night were able to return to their homes just after 6am today.
Dozens of people were evacuated from their homes after a gas main fire in what police described as a "critical incident".
The incident happened at 1.40am in Coney Green Drive, a residential street in Longbridge, Birmingham.
Firefighters called to the scene found a man slumped unconscious in a gas main trench, and rescued him while the fire blazed nearby.
He was taken to hospital and held on suspicion of starting the fire, West Midlands Police said. No-one else was injured.
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A Birmingham man has been charged with wounding and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place after a teenager was stabbed in Longbridge on Friday.
The 22-year-old is due to appear at Birmingham Magistrates Court today.
The 17-year-old boy remains in a stable condition in hospital following the attack outside Bournville College.
People have taken to Facebook to call for better security at the college, after a teenager was stabbed outside the entrance on Friday.
There are calls today for better security at Bournville College in Longbridge after a teenager was stabbed outside the entrance of Friday.
People have taken to the college's Facebook page to call for metal detectors and searches on entry.
The college says:
– Bournville College
Enquiries are being made to the nature of the incident and we are working closely with the Police to assist their enquiries into the matter.
The college will be open as normal on Monday.
A 17-year-old boy who was stabbed outside a Birmingham college remains in a life-threatening condition in hospital, police have said.
The victim was seriously injured near Bournville College around 1.30pm yesterday. A person arrested shortly after the attack near the scene is still being questioned by officers.
A teenager is in a serious condition with life threatening injuries after being stabbed in Longbridge.
A man has been arrested after ambulance were called to Bournville College on Longbridge Lane this afternoon (12 October).
One of the Midlands' iconic cars has been back to Longbridge to mark its Golden anniversary.
The BMC 1100 wore badges by Austin, Morris, MG and more and was a massively popular family car in the 60s and 70s.
A convoy is travelling from Land's End to John O' Groats for charity driven by proud owners from across Europe.