Pictures of Belle Vue Terrace fire aftermath

The aftermath of the fire
The aftermath of the fire

Residents had to be rescued from a block of flats in North Yorkshire after a fire broke out.

Three crews were called to the seaside resort at Whitby and rescued the occupant of the second floor flat who had made their way to the balcony.

The aftermath of the fire

The aftermath of the fire

People were also rescued from the flat above and below and were suffering smoke inhalation.

Firefighters from Whitby, Lythe, Robin Hood’s Bay and Scarborough attended the fire at Belle Vue Terrace at around 10.25pm last night.

The aftermath of the fire

The aftermath of the fire