At least six people had to be rescued from a block of flats in Crawley after a fire in a stairwell trapped them inside the building.
Fire investigation officers from West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service are looking into the cause of the blaze.
Six fire crews went to the flats in Broadfield Place in Crawley after they received two calls from residents in the building just after 7am today, 27th November 2012.
More top news
Very windy with heavy rain moving east tonight. Becoming drier but staying windy later. Then sunny spells and strong winds tomorrow
Heavy rain and strong winds this evening. The rain will clear tonight but staying windy, especially along the coast
Hampshire police arrest seven more men in investigation into an alleged conspiracy to commit serious sexual offences on the Isle of Wight.