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Man dies after house fire

A man has died following a fire at a house in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Emergency services were called to the report of a fire at Bluebell Close, Sheffield, at around 12.25am. A 44-year-old man was initially pulled away from the scene but was later pronounced deceased. The fire was put out and the premises made safe.

A joint investigation between South Yorkshire Police and South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue has commenced to establish the cause of the fire and cause of death.

This content was last updated on July 29th, 2015