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Sixteen year-old boy saves toddler from a house fire

A teenager in Southampton saved the life of a two-year-old boy who became trapped in a house fire.

Nelson Fonangwan, 16, was asleep when he heard his mother shouting and came out of the house to find his neighbour looking panicked, having locked herself out of the house with her child still inside.

He told 5 live's Shelagh Fogarty what happened.

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  • 01 Oct 2012
  • From the section UK
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