South West Wales

Man rescued from balcony in Swansea flat fire

Firefighter

A man has been rescued from a fifth-floor balcony after a fire broke out at a block of flats in Swansea.

Emergency services were called to Brynfield Court, Langland, just before 01:00 BST on Thursday.

A man was rescued by firefighters and taken to hospital by ambulance.

Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service said it sent six appliances and the fire was contained to the flat.