Man Dies After Doncaster House Fire

A man has died following a house fire in Doncaster last night.

Fire crews were called out to Church Road, Denaby Main at around 19:10 yesterday evening, and found a property well alight and heavily smoke logged.

Six firefighters wearing breathing apparatus went into the property and rescued a man, he was unconscious.

He was transported to hospital but later died, suffering from the effects of smoke inhalation.

A joint investigation between the fire service and South Yorkshire Police has begun to work out how the fire started.

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