Man led to safety following fire in Babbinswood

A man was led to safety following a fire in Babbinswood, near Oswestry overnight.

Firefighters were called to Fitzalan Close at around 3.45am this morning.

The fire involved a hedge which had spread to a property.

A 74-year-old man was led to safety by firefighters.

The fire was extinguished using two breathing apparatus, two hose reel jets and a 45mm jet.