Flats evacuated after blaze in Butetown, Cardiff

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A block of flats in Butetown, Cardiff, was evacuated after a fire on Friday.

Firefighters were called to the three-storey building in South Loudoun Place at 07:37 BST.

The blaze had spread throughout a top floor flat and into the roof space. Fifteen people were led to safety.

No-one was reported injured.

Five crews from South Wales Fire and Rescue were sent to the scene and it was brought under control before 09:00 BST.

Here is some footage from the operation.

Fire crews tackle city flat blaze

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