Man arrested after Mansfield house fire

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A man has been arrested after a house fire in Mansfield.

Crews from Mansfield, Ashfield and Warsop were called to the property on Cliff Street at about 1pm on Wednesday.

The firefighters battled the blaze and rescued a resident, who was taken to hospital by paramedics.

On Friday afternoon, a spokesman for Nottinghamshire police said: “Officers have arrested a man and enquiries are ongoing.

“We can’t release any further information at this stage.”