Block of flats in Northampton evacuated after burning pushchair fills corridors with smoke

Five people had to be evacuated from a block of flats in Northampton after a push chair was found on fire. A dozen firefighters were scrambled to a block of flats in Byfield Road, St James, at 2.50pm on September 26 to tackle the flames.
A push chair on the ground floor was reported on fire and smoke had filled the downstairs corridor.
Five adults and three children were evacuated and seen by the East Midlands Ambulance Service for smoke inhalation, though it is not known if any people were taken to hospital at this stage.
The cause of the fire is currently under investigation
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