House gutted in blaze

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THE ground floor of a terrace house was gutted following a blaze on Chesterfield Road at around 3pm on Monday, December 17.

Fire fighters from Chesterfield, Bolsover and Clay Cross were called to the property which suffered 100 per cent damage to the ground floor.

The fire is thought to be an accident and the 96-year-old man who lives in the house was not injured.