Man dies after fire at Selston bungalow

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AN elderly man has died after a fire at Alfreton Road in Selston in the early hours of this morning (Saturday).

The victim had been rescued from the blaze, but a spokesman for Nottinghamshire Police said: “Police were called to the address at around 6.50am and the man, who is elderly, died at the scene.

“Nottinghamshire Police is working with Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service to determine the cause of the fire. Early indications suggest it was not started deliberately.

“The road has been closed between Crescent Road and Langton Hollow while enquiries are carried out.”