Woman rescued from Rawmarsh flat fire

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A woman has been taken to hospital after she was rescued from a flat fire in Rawmarsh

Fire crews from Rotherham, Dearne and Elm Lane stations were called to the blaze in a ground floor flat on Rawmarsh Hill, Parkgate, at around 5.45am this morning (Sunday June 16).

The woman was taken to hospital for treatment with injuries not thought to be life-threatening.

Emergency Services evacuated the surrounding flats whilst the fire was being tackled, a spokesperson for South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue confirmed.

Rawmarsh Hill was closed by emergency services but has recently reopened, firefighters and police remain on the scene this morning.

The spokesperson for SYFR said that a full investigation into the cause of the fire is due to get underway today.

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