Firefighters made a flat safe after they were called out to a blaze

Firefighters with breathing apparatus extinguished a flat which had set on fire.

Saturday, 20th April 2019, 4:39 pm
Updated Saturday, 20th April 2019, 4:44 pm
Firefighters were called out to a flat fire.

The fire was discovered at Alder Close, Shirebrook, about 5pm, on Friday, April 19.

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A Derbyshire fire service spokesman said Shirebrook firefighters extinguished and dampened down the fire.

All the occupants had safely vacated the property, according to the fire service.