One person was led to safety after a fire broke out in a flat in St Leonards early this morning (Sunday, June 27).
Firefighters were called to Chapel Park Road just after 2am following the fire, which started in the kitchen.
A spokesman for East Sussex Fire and Rescue Service said the incident was caused by a grill pan fire.
Several other residents were evacuated from the building.
Firefighters used breathing apparatus while at the scene.
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