Three people rescued as blaze breaks out at Chesterfield property

The fire service, police and paramedics attended the incident.
The fire service, police and paramedics attended the incident.

Three people have been rescued by firefighters after a blaze broke out at their property in Chesterfield.

Crews from Chesterfield, Clay Cross and Staveley were called to Didcot Close at 12.05am today.

A Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said firefighters found an oven on fire inside a property.

The spokesman added: "Firefighters rescued three individuals from the property and extinguished the fire.

"Police and paramedics were also in attendance."

Crews had left the scene by 12.30am.

For advice on staying safe in your property, visit the Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service website.