OAP treated for burns and smoke inhalation after Mansfield house fire

Fire engine. (S)
Fire engine. (S)

A 70-year-old man has been taken to hospital after house blaze in George Street, Mansfield, suffering burns and smoke inhalation.

Police and fire service officers are at the scene investigating the cause of the incident.

The fire is thought to have started in the living room at around 10am.

Firefighters from Mansfield, Ashfield and Edwinstowe helped tackle the blaze.