Cat rescued from house fire in Cromford

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Firefighters have rescued a cat from a house blaze.

Crews from Matlock were called to North Street, Cromford, at 5.45pm yesterday.

A Derbyshire fire service spokesman said: "Upon arrival, firefighters used hose reel jets to extinguish a fire inside a house.

"They also cleared the property of smoke - and rescued one cat."

There were no reports of any injuries.

The fire service has not revealed what caused the blaze.

For fire safety advice, visit www.derbys-fire.gov.uk