Man rescued from flat fire

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A pensioner was today rescued from his home when a fire broke out in the hallway of a flat.

Firefighters from Blackpool’s Forest Gate station attended the scene, on Palatine Road, Blackpool, at 6.30 this morning and led the man to safety.

A family and another occupant escaped the blaze and were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation.