House fire in Lighthorne


Firefighters were called to deal with a house fire in Lighthorne this afternoon.

Two crews from Gaydon and Wellesbourne were sent to the scene at a residential property on Mountford Rise just after 4.30pm.

The fire was located in an airing cupboard in the bathroom and firefighters wearing breathing apparatus extinguished the blaze using hose reels.

Fifty percent of the property was smoke logged in the incident, with around ten per cent affected by fire.