The house in Cateswell Road, Springfield
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Woman dead and five hurt in Birmingham fire

A woman has died and five other people have been injured in a house fire in Birmingham.

The blaze ripped through the house in Cateswell Road, Springfield, at about 05:00 BST.

The woman in her 50s died at the scene. A 16-year-old girl who suffered approximately 70% burns is in a critical condition in hospital.

Neighbour Imran Akram said some people jumped through windows.