Building fire - Millfield - Peterborough

At 10.24pm on Friday crews from Dogsthorpe, Yaxley and Peterborough Volunteers were called to a building fire in Lincoln Road, Millfield.

A large rubbish fire to the rear of a three-storey house of multiple occupation had spread and smoke-logged the building.

When the fire service arrived, crews wearing breathing apparatus evacuated the building and one person was led to safety.

Crews extinguished the fire with jets and hose reels and returned to their stations by 12.30am.

The cause of the fire was accidental, by person.