Firefighters rush to Derbyshire house blaze

A blaze broke out in a house on the outskirts of Ashover last night.

Saturday, 27th May 2017, 12:26 pm
Updated Sunday, 4th June 2017, 9:28 pm
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Firefighters from Alfreton and Clay Cross were called to Temperance Hill in Wooley Moor at 11.35pm.

A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: "The fire was in a front bedroom.

"Firefighters extinguished the fire and left the scene at 12.20am.

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"The occupants had evacuated safely and nobody was injured.

"An investigation into the case of the fire is underway."

For advice on keeping safe in your home, visit www.derbys-fire.gov.uk/keeping-safe