Man rescued after blaze at Higham Ferrers house

A MAN was rescued after a fire at his home in Higham Ferrers on Sunday night.

Four fire crews were called to Martin Close at 9.20pm.

Firefighters rescued the man after the flames spread to the roof of the property.

He was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital.

Fire investigation officers are currently working with police scenes of crimes officers to determine the cause of the fire.