Staveley firefighters were called to a bungalow fire in Middlecroft last night (Friday).
Crews attended Foxton Close at 10.32pm and found a fire in the kitchen. They used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.
Paramedics also attended the scene and treated one female casualty. The property was ventilated and fire crews left the scene at 11.12pm.