Friday 11th July 2014 – 5.30pm – Suzie Wheaton.
A man has died following a fire at a private property in Birmingham today.
West Midlands Ambulance Service dispatched an ambulance, a rapid response vehicle and a paramedic area support officer to the incident on Coldbath Road in Moseley at approximately 2pm this afternoon. The fire service and the police were also in attendance.
A West Midlands Ambulance Service spokeswoman said: “Ambulance crews were called to reports of a house fire at a residential property.
“One man was retrieved from the property by firefighters. Ambulance crews immediately assessed the man but unfortunately it quickly became apparent that nothing could be done to save the man and sadly he was confirmed deceased at the scene.”