Crews called to Ilkeston house fire

editorial image

Ilkeston firefighters were called to a house fire this afternoon (Sunday).

The wholetime and retained crews attended Catherine Avenue at 12.48pm and found a fire in the living room of a detached bungalow. A further crew from Long Eaton also attended.

Two people in the property were accounted for and crews used breathing apparatus and a hose reel jet to extinguish the fire.

The property was ventilated and crews left the scene at 3.16pm.