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Woman jumps with baby from Slough house fire

  • 9-22-2015

A woman holding her baby was forced to jump from the first floor window of her Slough house to escape a fire.

Two women, a man, a teenage boy and the baby were taken to hospital after by jumping from the first floor of the house in Hatton Avenue in the early hours.

Police are treating the fire as arson.

A woman in her 40s was seriously injured and is in a critical condition in hospital. The baby and the teenager escaped with minor injuries.

Another woman sustained leg injuries. The man was uninjured.

Det Insp Stuart Brangwin, of Maidenhead CID, said an "accelerant" had been used, and it was believed the fire started at the front door.

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