House fire - Dogsthorpe - Peterborough

Crews from Dogsthorpe and Stanground were called to a house fire in Birchtree Avenue, Dogsthorpe.

A fire had started in the hallway of a house.

All the occupants were out of the property on the arrival of the fire service.

Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus used hose reels to extinguish the fire and a thermal imaging camera to check for hotspots.

Fire damage was contained to the hallway.

Crews returned to their stations by 5.40pm.

The cause of the fire was accidental, by person.