A man has been rescued from a property in Eastbourne this morning (19 April).
Fire crews were called to Seaside just after 11am, to reports of smoke coming from an upstairs window.
East Sussex Fire and Rescue say they have four pumps on the scene and that the fire was in the top floor lounge. Firefighters are using four breathing apparatus and two hose reels to tackle the flames.
Both the police and ambulance are also on the scene.