Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man and dog die in burning Cantley flat

A man and a dog have been found dead inside a burning flat by fire crews in South Yorkshire.

Teams of firefighters from Doncaster and Edlington were called to the property at Callender Court, on Middleham Road, Cantley, early on Saturday.

The man, thought to be in his 40s, was found by crews who forced their way into the flat to tackle the flames.

Nearby flats were evacuated as the fire was dealt with.

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