A man was rescued from a dramatic blaze.

Firefighters and police rushed to a fire at a block of flats on Hazeldene Drive in Pinner , yesterday afternoon.

A man was rescued from the block by police before the arrival of the brigade and was taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service.

 

Fire engines from Harrow and Ruislip fire stations attended the incident at 3.20pm, brining it under control one hour later.

Part of a three roomed flat on the ground floor flat was left damaged by fire.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.