Woman taken to hospital after flat fire in Sheffield
A Sheffield woman was taken to hospitalÂ after a fire broke outÂ in her flat as she slept.
The woman, thought to be in her 50s, was alerted to the blaze in her home by a smoke alarmÂ at around 5am and managed to escape.
TRIAL: '˜I knew that was coming' '“Â what alleged Sheffield murderer told police when arrested, court told Firefighters called out to the blaze on Lowedges Road, Lowedges, foundÂ flames contained to theÂ rear of the property, close to a porch.
But the rest of the property was smoke-logged and the woman in the flat was taken to hospital for a check up after inhaling fumes.
An investigation into the cause ofÂ the fire inÂ the ground floor flat is now under way.
Three fire engines were deployed to the incident.
NoÂ other properties were affected.
More to follow.