Firefighters are damping down at the scene of a house fire in Birmingham in which one person has died. The fire service have told ITV News Central that a mixture of adults and teenagers were rescued, some jumped from a first floor window.
One person is seriously injured, four others are being treated for minor injuries.
More top news
Remaining very windy with gales. Rain soon clearing, with sunny intervals developing.
Outbreaks of rain, sometimes heavy, will soon clear. Sunshine and scattered showers will follow. Mainly dry later.
Localised gales will develop across parts of the region tonight. Tomorrow there will be sunshine and scattered showers.