Residents Evacuated After Stockport Fire

Sixty people had to be evacuated after a fire broke out in a row of terraced houses in Stockport.

Fire crews were called to Lyndale Avenue in Reddish yesterday (June 25).

It is believed the fire started in one of the properties and spread through the roof to nine neighbouring houses.

No-one was seriously injured. One man was taken to hospital, he was treated for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire is yet to be established.