Lincolnshire

Skegness flat fire: Woman released on police bail

Lancaster Avenue, Skegness
Image caption Six people were rescued from the block of flats in Lancaster Avenue, Skegness

A woman arrested on suspicion of arson after six people were rescued from a burning flat has been released by police.

The fire in Lancaster Avenue, Skegness, took hold on Saturday afternoon.

Six people were treated for smoke inhalation, one of whom was taken to Boston Pilgrim Hospital.

A 24-year-old woman was arrested and released by Lincolnshire police until 25 November while further investigations are carried out.

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