Man dies after fire at tower block in Rochdale

A man has died after a fire at the 'Seven Sisters' tower block in Rochdale on Monday (9th September).

The 57-year old was taken to hospital with serious burns and it's understood he died from smoke inhalation.

Six other residents were treated for smoke inhalation.

A 42-year old man and a 30-year old woman have been arrested on suspicion of arson with intent to endanger life.


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