Man survives early morning flat fire in Sheffield

Raeburn Road, Gleadless Valley
Raeburn Road, Gleadless Valley
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A man survived a fire which broke out in his Sheffield flat in the early hours of this morning.

The man, thought to be in his 70s, discovered the fire in his home in Raeburn Road, Gleadless Valley, at 3.15am.

Firefighters called out to the burning flat said clothing had caught fire on a heater.

They said the flames were contained to one room.