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Four residents rescued from Boston flat fire

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Four people have been rescued after fire broke out at a block of flats in Lincolnshire.

Emergency crews were called to Willoughby Road in Boston just after 0700 BST where they found a ground floor flat well alight.

Firefighters using breathing equipment took residents to safety and then dealt with the flames, which were centred on the kitchen of the flat.

An investigation into the cause of the fire is under way.