Fire at Ilkeston house

The Fire Brigades Union is staging strike action next week.
The Fire Brigades Union is staging strike action next week.

Firefighters attended a fire in the ground floor of a two storey building this morning (Tuesday, February 17).

The crew from Ilkeston were called to the house fire in Burr Lane, Ilkeston, at 5am.

They used two breathing apparatus, one hose reel jet and one safety jet to extinguish the fire, which was out by 6am.