Pair rescued from Mansfield house blaze

A man and a woman were rescued from a house in Mansfield after the ground floor of the property caught fire.

The incident happened at around 10.45 on Saturday, July 6th July at a house on Beck Crescent, Mansfield.

The fire started outside before spreading into the ground floor, firefighters said.

Crews from Mansfield, Ashfield and Edwinstowe attended the blaze and rescued the pair from the property. Firefighters were at the scene until around 12.20am.

The female received first aid at the scene but did not require hospital treatment.

A fire service spokesman said: “We are currently investigating the cause of the fire.”