Man in critical condition after flat fire

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A man is in a critical but stable condition in hospital after a flat fire in Glossop last night (Sunday).

Crews from Glossop, New Mills and Buxton along with the aerial ladder platform from Buxton, attended Highfield Road at just after 7.30pm.

The first floor flat was well alight and crews wearing breathing apparatus used two hose reel jets and safety jets to extinguish the fire.

Police and the ambulance service also attended the scene.